Return to the Vermicomposting Forum | Post a Follow-Up

 o
Fetida vs Andrei

Posted by otis11 8a (My Page) on
Tue, Jul 8, 14 at 17:54

Lately, when handling the worms, I did not get the pungent smell E. Fetida exude. I think they are mostly (or ALL) E. Andrei now.
When I started, I bought from dealers claiming they were E. Fetida and I didn't mix them with anything else. The ones I suspected weren't E. Fetida (my very first worm purchase), I have kept separate since.
Any thoughts out there?


Follow-Up Postings:

 o
RE: Fetida vs Andrei

They are so closely similar that you can hardly tell the difference without some sort of biological analysis of their....DNA?

Overthinking this thing can make it way too stressful.

Carlos Danger


 o Post a Follow-Up

Please Note: Only registered members are able to post messages to this forum.

    If you are a member, please log in.

    If you aren't yet a member, join now!


Return to the Vermicomposting Forum

Information about Posting

  • You must be logged in to post a message. Once you are logged in, a posting window will appear at the bottom of the messages. If you are not a member, please register for an account.
  • Posting is a two-step process. Once you have composed your message, you will be taken to the preview page. You will then have a chance to review your post, make changes and upload photos.
  • After posting your message, you may need to refresh the forum page in order to see it.
  • Before posting copyrighted material, please read about Copyright and Fair Use.
  • We have a strict no-advertising policy!
  • If you would like to practice posting or uploading photos, please visit our Test forum.
  • If you need assistance, please Contact Us and we will be happy to help.


Learn more about in-text links on this page here