Worms Eat My Garbage (Paperback)

How to Set Up and Maintain a Worm Composting System, 2nd Edition

By Mary Appelhof

Worm Woman, Inc., 9780997261400, 176pp.

Publication Date: April 14, 2016

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Paperback (12/26/2017)

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The book that started a backyard worm revolution

With more than 150,000 copies sold, this is the bestselling and remains the definitive guide to vermicomposting--a process using red worms 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 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.