Asked in Centipedes
Are red wiggler worms and red earthworms the same thing?
The two, red wiggler worms and red earthworms are related however they aren't the same animal. The red wiggler worm or eisenia fetida is of the same family, lumbricidae as the red worm or lumbricus rubellus, however they are of different genera. ...
How many worms do you need for composting?
It depends on the amount of household waste you want to compost. Red wiggler worms eat half their body weight each day. If you want to compost 1 pound of waste-you would need 2 pounds of worms. ...
Asked in Conditions and Diseases
Do red wiggler worms eat human feces?
They will eat human, dog feces etc. but it's not advisable to feed it to them if you will be using the worm tea and castings in vegetable gardens etc. for human feces it would be better to build a biogas digester and use the gas to cook with. ...
Asked in Compost and Mulch
Why is redworm important?
doing a school report there buddy? The uses and benefits of red worms are converting yard waste and table scraps into nutrient-rich organic matter for the garden. Red wiggler worms are ideally suited to vermicomposting (worm composting), due to their voracious appetites. ...