Category Archives: worms

Gardening on Blessed Clay

The first clay garden I had started me cussing like a sailor. I know how, too, because my daddy used to be a sailor. Sounds a lot like a lumberjack. I was advised that clay is impossible and raised beds … Continue reading

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Wabi Sabi Greenhouse

Today I started dry stacking the last concrete blocks for a 6 foot square raised bed.  I finished row one and checked it for size.  I have enough block for a second row, but not the third row I want. … Continue reading

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Why Choose Poor Mountain Soil 3?

Hopefully my trailerstead is temporary. I have designed a small home that uses the rear patio of my trailer as its front entry patio. I also need skirting for my trailerstead to lower my heating bills. Winds are fierce and … Continue reading

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Worms in Captivity

It has rained on all my days off for weeks.I am behind on all my outdoor tasks, but today I went out to feed worms. I added my scraps (run through the blender) on top of the richest black soil … Continue reading

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Grasses are Edible (Cereals)

The most famous grasses are rice, wheat, and corn.  The staff of life for us and for many grazing animals. You may think it is too hard to raise your own bowl of porridge and, besides, those grains are GMOs … Continue reading

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Worms… yum

The little ladies seemed too hungry when I went in to feed them today.  I pulled some more Kochia scoparia for them since they stripped the last ones to the stalk. I checked the worm bin for status on my … Continue reading

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Worms for Dinner?

Oh boy, worms are edible. I got worms. Are we responding appropriately to the likelihood of collapse of unsustainable corporate farming? I am starting to see articles touting edible insects as a cure for world hunger.  Two billion people already … Continue reading

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