their alive

organicpepper_grower(Nova Scotia)March 3, 2010

put my worms in a out door composter last August checked them today and their alive

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mwudan

was the composter frozen solid over the winter? either way, very impressive resilience.

    Bookmark   March 3, 2010 at 4:11PM
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eric30

I brought my bin in from the cold porch over the weekend. There were some dead stiff ones in the catch tray and some of the bedding was partially frozen. I let it sit for a day and checked; there were lots of live worms and lots of babies. They were really hanging tight deep below the bedding and into the compost. Picked a limp worm out to look at it and it began crawling with life. Took 3 days for the bin to get to room temps.

    Bookmark   March 3, 2010 at 7:51PM
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organicpepper_grower(Nova Scotia)

its amazing what those little critters will live through

    Bookmark   March 5, 2010 at 6:25AM
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