Arthurs Worm Farm Waihi

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Compost Worms can eat three times  their own weight in food each day.   

Try to keep at least 2 to 3 cms of food over your farm.  Do not allow your Farm to became flooded, drain regularly. If the Farm is outside, cover with a water proof cover. Worms have seasons like all other creatures. They can less active in cold weather. Also when raining they will produce more juice.   For on going support phone 07 863 7677or 021500562 Worm Liquid castings should be watered down approx: 10 x 1 = 1 liter gives10 liters. For use with plants, trees  and garden in general. Very good for shrubs.

If you want to pamper your lawn, add a small amount of worm juice to your full

left to right over grass while walking Do this early in the morning then a light mist of water lightly in the air from your a week. For you can water down at least to 6 to 1 worm juice.

Problems with your Farm:

If your worms notice food sticking to maybe your farm is too dry a small amount of water.or they will die do not have lungs they through their skins, hence if they dry out they suffocate.

Tiger Worms Do not like light' they will not come up to feed if too light.

Worms leaving: If you have the right environment then your worms won't want to leave, feed them and water them once a week. They can survive up to 2 to 3 weeks while on holiday feed them well before you go.

Worms are not keen on:

Cooked   Grease and Dairy products, Large clippings.

Be careful not to overdo the news paper by laying sheets on top of your farm it will have a tendency to suck up all the moisture in your farm and dry worms can not survive.

The soldier .lays its eggs in your farm the young ones will consume all the food and the worms will hunger and die. Don't leave farm unattended and open they love old carpet etc.