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WF360.jpg The Worm Factory 360
The 360 composting worm bin system is an incredibly efficient method for recycling. It converts kitchen waste into nutrient-rich compost. Its easy-to-manage, compact design has orderless operation. This bin features a unique, self-sorting upward migration worm bin system. It includes: 4 tray worm bin, temp gauge, plastic tools, coco coir bedding, and full instructions.
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coir2.jpg Coco Coir
Your worms will be very happy in this cozy bedding. Coconut coir is a byproduct of the coconut industry. Perfect for worm bin bedding. Also good for soil amendment. CoCo Coir is the 'coir fiber pith' or 'coir dust' produced as a bi-product when coconut husks are processed. A very Special Grade of coir dust is washed, screened and graded before being processed into various Coco Coir products for Horticultural and Agricultural applications. Coir is a multi-purpose soil conditioner and growing medium. It is consistent and uniform in texture. It is a completely homogeneous material composed of millions of capillary micro-sponges, that absorb and hold up to eight times it's own weight in water. The natural pH of 5.7 to 6.5, plus an unusually high Cation Exchange Capacity - and 27% of Easily Available Water assures that coir will hold and release nutrients in solution over extended periods without re-watering. Coir is a proven natural alternative to mined peat moss, therefore using it helps slow down peat extraction from environmentally sensitive swamps world wide. Other Applications of Coco Coir. Hydroponics, Golf course greens, Potting mixes, Cut flowers, Propagating, Re-planting, Mushroom farming, Bonsai mixes, Turf farming, Garden beds, Vegetable gardens, Rose cultivation and general garden uses. Healthy root growth. It is an excellent growing medium for both commercial and home gardening applications. The Hydroponic and Horticulture Industries have observed that plants grown with the aid of coir develop larger roots, stems and blooms. This is because unlike ordinary soil, which is usually compacted, Coco Coir provides more breathing space and aeration for plant roots, resulting in better growth Coir can retain moisture up to nine times its own volume while maintaining excellent air filled porosity, providing vital oxygen to the roots and soil. It's fibrous and sponge-like structure is ideal for any soil condition, whether breaking up the heaviest of clay soils or retaining moisture in sandy soils. It is by far the most efficient and economical way to rehabilitate degraded soils without the risk of contamination. Coir has a naturally high lignin content which encourages favorable micro-organisms around the root zone. Having a slow degradation rate, it conditions the soil and promotes the development of an optimum pH level. Coir has been universally accepted as an excellent plant growth substrate as well as a soil additive Coco Coir is the future of growing mediums and will last three times as long as Peat Moss and Sphagnum Moss. Coir is hydrophilic and will re-wet easily without the use of chemical wetting agents and is capable of holding and releasing nutrients. 1 Pound Brick
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can-o-worms Can-O-Worms
The Can-O-Worms is an odorless, user-friendly worm composting system that allows anyone to participate in recycling and garden enrichment through composting. Whether you live in an apartment or have a backyard, you can provide organic fertilizer for indoor plants and your garden. Stacked ring-upon-ring, each section of this worm condo can house thousands of worms for composting year round. Each unit features a tap drain on the lowest ring to collect compost liquid directly from the source. Harvesting of castings (worm manure) is easy because the worms eat their way up, leaving their rich castings behind which are readily removed, free of worms. The Can-O-Worms stands on five sturdy legs, approximately 29" tall x 20" wide. Made from durable 100% recycled plastic to give many years of vermicomposting success. This bin should start with 2 pounds of worms
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worms1 Red Wiggler Worms (Eisenia Foetida)
1 pound of composting worms is approximately 1,000 worms.
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