Tag Archives: composting

FINDING THE BALANCE

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What’s happening to organic waste in your household?  Is it going to a landfill or are you employing environmentally safe waste management in house?  These are questions for every home owner and renter, urban or rural, every person really.  We … Continue reading

IT’S NEVER TOO LATE TO LET WORMS INTO YOUR LIFE

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Here we are in the heart of summer, lazy days and hot, hot nights bring on thoughts of lakeside picnics and fireside celebrations.  Maybe you’ve finished all the hard work of putting a garden in or perhaps your perennials are … Continue reading

WHERE ARE ALL THE WORMS?

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We use cattle manure to grow our worms and produce worm castings, thousands and thousands of Liters per day.  It’s hard to imagine what this looks like in the real world.  The first photo in this post shows our starting … Continue reading

THE DAWNING OF THE AGE OF THE WORM

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Worms are cool!  They are the masters of bacteria and have harnessed it to become one of the only living creatures capable of breaking the strongest chemical bond in the natural world, the nitrogen bond.  Nitrogen absolutely loves itself, when … Continue reading

ARE YOU IN IT FOR THE WORMS?

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Busy, busy, busy, whew, this time of year has all the attractions doesn’t it. Garden preparation, seeding, transplanting the whole deal.  Back to outdoor composting and building the soil we go.  What’s your favorite area of concentration in spring, are … Continue reading

COMING SOON……BULK WORM KITS

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As many of you awesome worm lovers know, our main vermicomposting facility is outdoors in the bosom of Mother Nature.  Every year we switch from an indoor base to our outdoor base, it’s normally a well timed smooth operation.  During … Continue reading

IN THE COMPANY OF WORMS

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It’s time for our annual report; this one’s a trip down memory lane. Many years ago when we began our business we aimed to provide excellent quality raw vermicast to anyone who needed it with a focus on sustainable organic … Continue reading

WELCOME TO AUTUMN, THE SEASON OF THE WORM

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Autumn, what a glorious season in the North!  It’s lovely to look at and a treasure to enjoy for a brief time each year.  It can be a little confusing too, night time temperatures are dipping into the frost zone … Continue reading

COMMUNITY OUTREACH

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 Seed Swap at Blooms Blooms Eco-Family Centre 3 ST MARY’s RD, UNIT 1, Winnipeg, Manitoba R2H 1H2 Join us today for a vermiculture demo, seed swap with Audrey Logan and much, much more!  

A TURN OF THE WHEEL

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SEASONAL GREETINGS TO YOU AND YOURS! That’s right Wormers, another turn of the great wheel in the sky is upon us.  It doesn’t matter where you are on this Earth, we can all enjoy the passing of the seasons.  Here … Continue reading