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Worms
Why worms?! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Rumpelstiltskin-Crane1886.jpg
 
http://www.flickr.com/photos/wheatfields/3409167144/
 
Where to buy worms <ul><li>http://www.findworms.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nyccompost.org/resources/worms.html </li...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/gtarded/2514523505/
<ul><li>versus </li></ul>
 
 
 
 
 
See many more bins… <ul><li>www.flickr.com > search for “worm bin” </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/megvt/
<ul><li>To ventilate or not to ventilate:  </li></ul><ul><li>that is the question. </li></ul><ul><li>-- Wormlet, Act III, ...
http://www.flickr.com/photos/normanbleventhalmapcenter/2674855383/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/40809819@N05/3762616110/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/aussiegall/403108748/
 
 
 
 
 
http://www.flickr.com/photos/melloveschallah/3440126547/
 
 
 
http://www.flickr.com/photos/bazusa/260401471/
http://www.flickr.com/photos/lpiepiora/387777695/
 
www.instructables.com /id/Super-EZ-fruit-fly-trap/
Food digester Building plan:  http://www.seattletilth.org/learn/resources-1/compost
 
 
 
Trench composting
Worms Eat My Garbage By Mary Appelhof Montgomery County Public Libraries: 639.754 APP
The Complete Compost Gardening Guide:  Banner batches, grow heaps, comforter compost, and other amazing techniques for sav...
Happy Composting!
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  • both of these slideshows provide excellent intros to worm composting. i also picked up several composting enclosures and have been doing both yardwaste and food scrap composting ever since. with hopes for a well nourished garden in the spring! thanks, ana and susanne for your expert guidance.
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  • Illustration of Rumpelstiltskin from Household Stories by the Brothers Grimm, translated by Lucy Crane, illustrated by Walter Crane, first published by Macmillan and Company in 1886.
  • Which castle is right for your worms?
  • Homemade bin with ventilation pipes and hardware cloth divider
  • Where should you locate your worm bin?
  • Discuss temps for worm bin
  • Worms need moist skin so they can breathe.
  • Worm bins need bedding
  • Worms are vegetarians
  • Citrus peels in moderation!
  • Worm bin maintenance
  • Worms don’t have noses. They breathe through their skin.
  • Homemade food digester
  • Transcript of "Composting Wormshop"

    1. 1. Worms
    2. 2. Why worms?! http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/File:Rumpelstiltskin-Crane1886.jpg
    3. 4. http://www.flickr.com/photos/wheatfields/3409167144/
    4. 6. Where to buy worms <ul><li>http://www.findworms.com/ </li></ul><ul><li>http://www.nyccompost.org/resources/worms.html </li></ul><ul><li>1 pound ~ $35, with shipping </li></ul>
    5. 7. http://www.flickr.com/photos/gtarded/2514523505/
    6. 8. <ul><li>versus </li></ul>
    7. 14. See many more bins… <ul><li>www.flickr.com > search for “worm bin” </li></ul>http://www.flickr.com/photos/megvt/
    8. 15. <ul><li>To ventilate or not to ventilate: </li></ul><ul><li>that is the question. </li></ul><ul><li>-- Wormlet, Act III, Scene 1 </li></ul>
    9. 16. http://www.flickr.com/photos/normanbleventhalmapcenter/2674855383/
    10. 17. http://www.flickr.com/photos/40809819@N05/3762616110/
    11. 18. http://www.flickr.com/photos/aussiegall/403108748/
    12. 24. http://www.flickr.com/photos/melloveschallah/3440126547/
    13. 28. http://www.flickr.com/photos/bazusa/260401471/
    14. 29. http://www.flickr.com/photos/lpiepiora/387777695/
    15. 31. www.instructables.com /id/Super-EZ-fruit-fly-trap/
    16. 32. Food digester Building plan: http://www.seattletilth.org/learn/resources-1/compost
    17. 36. Trench composting
    18. 37. Worms Eat My Garbage By Mary Appelhof Montgomery County Public Libraries: 639.754 APP
    19. 38. The Complete Compost Gardening Guide: Banner batches, grow heaps, comforter compost, and other amazing techniques for saving time and money, and producing ... most flavorful, nutritious vegetables ever. By Barbara Pleasant Montgomery County Public Libraries: 631.875 PLE
    20. 39. Happy Composting!
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