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Posted by organicpepper_grower Nova Scotia (ben.foote29@hotmail.com) on
Wed, Mar 3, 10 at 10:37

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


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


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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.


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its amazing what those little critters will live through


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