The Worm Book

The Worm Book

The Complete Guide to Worms in your Garden

Book - 1998
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Worms are the latest (as well as, of course, perhaps the oldest!) trend in earth-friendly gardening, and in this handy guide, the authors of DEAD SNAILS LEAVE NO TRAILS demystify the world of worm wrangling, with everything you need to know to build your own worm bin, make your garden worm-friendly, pamper your soil, and much much more.
Publisher: Berkeley, Calif. : Ten Speed Press, c1998
ISBN: 9780898159943
0898159946
Branch Call Number: 639.75 NAN NVD
Additional Contributors: Taylor, Janet Hogan 1954-
Alternative Title: Worm book

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Mokoto
Aug 20, 2015

As of right now, CPL doesn't have many books on vermicomposting, so this one is a very good resource. As a someone new to vermicomposting, the book seems to be accurate and in agreement with more recent publications and online guides. For additional help, I'd recommend joining a Facebook group/messageboard dedicated to vermicomposting. My major problem with the book is that the authors promote eating earthworms. As a vegetarian who regards her worms as quasi-pets, I find this suggestion downright disturbing, but thankfully it's a small section. Nancarrow and Taylor are least less callous than author Mary Appelhof, who advocates for vermicomposting methods that require starving your worms to death.

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