Category Archives: Worm Farming

Worm Farming Update

Summer is in full swing and so is my worm farm. Since the ambient air temperature has been over 13 degrees Celsius, my worms appetites have kicked into over drive. Just the other day I went foraging around my raise … Continue reading

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Soil Amendments

This weeks Revenue Stream idea is all about Soil Amendments. I instantly knew this was going to be my next post after the last one on “Biochar”.  I think this is a natural progression if you are trying to practice … Continue reading

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Cross cut Paper Shredder

Another tool that I think every homesteader should have is a cross cut paper shredder. I use ours primarily for my worm farm bedding. Previous to that I was shredding all our paper and cardboard to supplement the green material I was … Continue reading

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Vermicompost Harvest

Today was an exciting day, I harvested my first batch of vermicompost. As expected this stuff is pure black gold. The texture and smell was awesome and like I expected mother nature makes the best soil you can get your … Continue reading

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Worm Farm

Just thought I would remind everyone in northern climates to move your vermicompost / worm farm bins into warmer areas such as your garage, basement, or pantry. It would be a shame to have our little critters freeze one of these … Continue reading

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Worm Farm 360

Just received my Worm Farm 360 today and am excited to get it into operation. I was going to build my own out of storage bins like most that are on the web, but was so impressed with the reviews … Continue reading

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Gaia’s Garden: A Guide to Home-Scale Permaculture

I have been going through this book as part of my Permaculture Design course and think it is just awesome. It is a very easy read and everything is written in plan English and is very easy to understand. I … Continue reading

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