Worms Eat My Garbage: How to Set Up and Maintain a Worm Composting

Worms Eat My Garbage: How to Set Up and Maintain a Worm Composting

by Mary Appelhof

A new edition of the definitive guide to vermicomposting—a process using redworms to recycle your garbage into nutrient-rich fertilizer for plants. Author Mary Appelhof, a woman who believed through her life that this must be possible until she found a way to do it, provides complete illustrated instructions on setting up and maintaining small-scale worm composting systems. Internationally recognized as an authority on vermicomposting, Appelhof has worked with worms for over three decades. Topics include: bin types, worm species, reproduction, care and feeding of worms, harvesting, and how to make the finished product of potting soil.