Earthworms for Vermicompost

Learn how to use earthworms in the art of vermiculture.

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The practice of vermiculture will help in your garden.

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RALEIGH, North Carolina — Learn the tricks of the vermiculture trade, and put worms to work for you. The two-day annual Vermiculture Conference held October 26 and 27 addresses how to start or expand an earthworm production operation. Get expert advice on nutritious feed sources, housing and care facilities, and how vermicompost plays a part in plant growth and deters pests and disease.

Find out more on the NC State Extension site at Composting.ces.ncsu.edu/vermiculture-conference.