Worm Castings Are The Best Known Soil Amendment

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The popularity of worms has grown along with the castings they produce. Stores like Walmart, Farm and Fleet, Tractor Supply, as well as many nurseries now offering pure earthworm castings. Sure, I was a skeptic at first. Does worm manure actually work or is it all hype? Worm Manure is Not Fertilizer Using worm castings will not instantly make your plants burst out of the ground. While it does contain Continue reading Worm Castings Are The Best Known Soil Amendment

Worm Fertilizer Increases Plant Growth

The Power of?Worm Fertilizer? I started raising red worms several years ago to compost animal manure. ?I had no idea that the worm fertilizer would turn out to be so beneficial to plants. ?I just wanted a faster way to turn the manure into dirt. Who knew that worms could create such good soil? ? Worm castings don’t contain much for NPK since most of the soil gets broken down Continue reading Worm Fertilizer Increases Plant Growth

Alabama Jumper Is A Serious Threat

This is no new worm breed The asian crazy worm also known as the Alabama Jumper (Amynthus Gracilus) is a worm that slithers like a snake and jumps around when it’s threatened.? Sure a lot of worms slither around and are active, but this worms real unique quality, is It’s tough skin that can plow?through hard soil like a rototiller. Alabama Jumpers?deemed a serious threat to our ecosystem Officials with Continue reading Alabama Jumper Is A Serious Threat