composting with worms n.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
Composting with Worms! PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
Composting with Worms!

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 17

Composting with Worms! - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 138 Views
  • Uploaded on

Composting with Worms!. Randi Mail Recycling Director City of Cambridge. Topics of Discussion. Find a good place to store bin Get a bin and worms Prepare bin and bedding Feed your worms Harvest and use the black gold Troubleshooting.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'Composting with Worms!' - dawson


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
composting with worms

Composting with Worms!

Randi Mail

Recycling Director

City of Cambridge

topics of discussion
Topics of Discussion
  • Find a good place to store bin
  • Get a bin and worms
  • Prepare bin and bedding
  • Feed your worms
  • Harvest and use the black gold
  • Troubleshooting
facts about red worms
Facts about Red Worms
  • Why not other worms?
  • What is their sex life?
  • How do they eat, breathe, see?
slide15
Too much food
  • Not enough air
  • Too wet
  • Too acidic
  • Stinky foods
  • Wrong food: no meat, dairy or oily foods
fruit flies
Fruit Flies

Avoid the problem…

  • Cover bin
  • Don’t overfeed
  • Bury food
  • Cut food up
  • Control moisture & acidity

Get rid of them…

  • Vinegar trap
  • Vacuum bin
  • When all else fails, change bedding
wrapping it up
Wrapping it Up
  • Who plans on starting?
  • Resources
    • www.cambridgema.gov/recycle
    • www.wormwoman.com
    • www.wormdigest.com