Author Archives: Steve

Review: Worm Factory 360 Compost Bin

Many people have asked my opinion of various worm bins. So I thought it would be a good idea to get it down in writing. Over the next few months I am going to write reviews based on my experiences … Continue reading

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Community Service Projects: Adopt a Highway

Community Support: NC Worm Farm Completes 1st Year of Adopt-A-Highway Program We at the NC Worm Farm believe in giving back to the community as much as we can. When trying to come up with ideas of how to accomplish … Continue reading

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Welcome the honeybees..

What is this about honeybees? I have always been interested in attempting to raising honeybees. The honey is great, but I also wanted to reap their benefits in my little garden.  Now that we have the worms to provide all … Continue reading

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Soil Analysis and Balancing Nutrient Levels

Chemical Analysis and more… Recently customers have been asking about nutrient concentrations of our finished product. So we decided to post the results online! Click below to view the chemical analysis of one of our recent vermicompost samples*. Further down … Continue reading

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Farm is going to the birds…

At the end of April, the Easter bunny brought 5 little chicks to our home. The little birds were about 1 week old. The kids were thrilled. They enjoyed cuddling with them, watching them chase insects, and scratching in the dirt. … Continue reading

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Worm Farm Expansion Deal Complete!

We have just completed the purchase of over 7 acres of land. We are very excited to say the least! This will allow us to expand of our current worm farm operations! Don’t worry we are not moving…and we will … Continue reading

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Vermicompost vs potting soil: experiment #1

Okay, so you always hear of the studies about the different soil types with fertilizer X or compost Y.  But what does it really mean??? I set up a small “scientific” experiment to get a concrete results of a comparison … Continue reading

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NC Worm Farm Competes in Krispy Kreme Challenge

On February 5th, 2011 The NC Worm Farm Running Team took to the streets in one of the most inspiring testaments to digestive strength and glucose tolerance… oh yeah and they ran 4 miles too.

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Building an Affortable Worm Bin

Building your own vermicompost bin (AKA worm bin) is pretty simple. A lot of beginners mistakenly believe you have to spend a lot of money to get a decent worm bin. The honest truth is that for less than $20 … Continue reading

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The Benefits of Vermicompost

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