Fire and water

Posted by on Aug 19, 2013 in Worm Farm

Fire and water

Fire and water, elements in creation and destruction, all too evident in this picture. This large plastic water tank was superheated in a devastating fire on an adjacent farm. Two tanks, side by side both melted and malformed down to the level of the water within. After the fire had roared past and all danger abated we rescued these valuable sculptures and brought them to the worm farm to conserve water for our vegetable garden. Definitely a case of recycle, re-use, the...

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Workers

Posted by on Aug 16, 2013 in The Green Life, Worm Farm

Workers

One of the advantages of an earthworm farm is that the workers(worms) work 24/7. Their slower periods, in a system open to the weather, are temperature related as they don’t differentiate between day and night. It follows then that after the worms have been well fed, chores and gardening done, the workers can rest and take in sunny...

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