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Worms are a Herd Insect

Worms are a Herd Insect
If ants and bees are social insects and praying mantis territorial predators, then I propose composting worms be categorized as a herd insect. In t...

Ways Vermicomposting is Better Than Traditional Composting

Ways Vermicomposting is Better Than Traditional Composting
Happy New Year! It's that time of year, when many of us are setting our new year resolutions. If one of your resolutions is to be more green in 20...

The Truth About Coffee Grounds and Worms

The Truth About Coffee Grounds and Worms
Have you ever wondered what happens to the coffee grounds after you make or buy your morning cup of coffee? Like most of us, the thought may have n...

Composting During the Holiday Season

Holiday Composting
During the holidays, we're often asked: "Should we compost?" Oftentimes, this question is asked because of the large levels of leftovers and waste ...

Can We Vermicompost on Mars?

Mars
With Space X and Boeing now committed to making it to Mars, the idea of developing life support systems that can support human life becomes essenti...

Will They Eat It?: Wrapping Paper

Will They Eat It?: Wrapping Paper
The holiday season is upon us! With it comes family and friends, comfort food, festive parties, and gift exchanges. But after completing your holid...

11 Thanksgiving Foods Worms Love

11 Thanksgiving Foods Worms Love
Red worms and other composting worms love Thanksgiving food and leftovers. But like you, they have their favorites. Nature's Little Recyclers has c...

Will They Eat It?: Turkey Sandwich

Will They Eat It?: Turkey Sandwich
Autumn! November! Thanksgiving! It's the time of year where we make so much turkey that we're reinventing and eating turkey leftovers for days. So ...

Will They Eat It?: Chocolate

Will They Eat It?: Chocolate
With Halloween a few days away, many people have asked us if worms will eat their leftover Halloween candy. Yes, they will! Below we break down ou...

Will They Eat It?: Pumpkins

Will They Eat It?: Pumpkins
With Halloween just around the corner, many people have asked us if worms will eat their leftover pumpkins and Jack-o'lanterns. Absolutely! Below ...

Ask the Worm Guys: The Three Types of Composting Worms

Ask the Worm Guys: The Three Types of Composting Worms
We often get asked about the different kinds of worms that are used in composting and sometimes fishing. The main three used in United States are ...

11 Facts About Worms and Vermicomposting

Food for Compost
Composting worms can eat food waste and create a compost from their own bodies. Red worms are the most popular worm for composting, and the reason...