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Creating A Worm Compost Heap

Posted: 3rd August 2012 by RamboMoe in Survival Gardening
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Having a compost heap is a must for any gardener. The constant addition of organic material is the single best way to improve your garden’s soil, and a compost heap will supply this material. One of the issues with regular compost heaps, though, is that it takes a long time for the material to decompose. It can take anywhere from a couple months to up to a year, depending on the type of heap it is and the time of year. One way to speed up the process is with worm composting (also known as vermi composting). A compost heap that incorporates worms can break down a moderate amount of material in weeks, while a regular one may take months. […]