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Worms Eat My Garbage: How to set up and maintain a worm composting service

Handbook / ManualOut of Print

By: Mary Appelhof

163 pages, diagrams

Flowerfield Enterprises

Paperback | Dec 1997 | Edition: 2 | #122540 | ISBN: 0977804518
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About this book

A new edition of the definitive guide to vermicomposting--a process using redworms to recycle human food waste into nutrient-rich fertilizer for plants. Author Mary Appelhof 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.


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