8 Comments

  1. Jan
    August 21, 2011 @ 9:15 am

    Very interesting, never thought a wormery could give me anything better than a compost heap and a pile of leaf mould , combined with my comfrey liquid . But it looks as though they are very efficient systems, I like the idea of putting one outside the kitchen door, so might put one on my Christmas present list.

    • Ben
      August 21, 2011 @ 7:04 pm

      Me too…I’ve been a good boy…sort of…

  2. JW Blooms
    August 21, 2011 @ 8:00 am

    For me, it’s the liquid feed that’s the best thing about the wormery. I dilute it by about 10:1 and, if I remember, try and use it once a week. Stinks to high heaven, though – don’t do your houseplants with it just before you’ve got people coming round for lunch. Jx

    • Ben
      August 21, 2011 @ 8:17 am

      I was concerned the feed might be too rich for flowers and produce too much green growth? …seeminly not.
      B x

  3. Mo
    August 21, 2011 @ 7:58 am

    Great post :) We don’t have one. We’ve ummed and ah’d but never actually got one. Of course, we do have Compost Heaps and our own Chicken & Pig Manure. It’ll be interesting to see hwo you get on and maybe we’ll get one… one day.

    • Ben
      August 21, 2011 @ 8:18 am

      They’re not too expensive…if it makes me feel as smug as my mate Guy, it’ll be money very well spent. :)

      • Ben
        August 21, 2011 @ 8:23 am

        PS love your jamin’ post Mo. I get very frustrated with blogger blogs because for some reason I can’t ‘comment’ on them….even when logged into blogger….I have googled my problem and I am not alone (though the issue is rare) but a solution cannot be found. It must be a setting in my machine…I feel I am greatly missing out being able to develop links with other bloggers and most use blogger and not wordpress (I can comment in W/P)
        :( grrrrrrrrrrrrrr

        • Mo
          August 22, 2011 @ 10:37 am

          I had the same trouble a while ago and couldn’t even comment on our own Blog. I tried most of the suggested ‘fixes’ and eventually it righted itself but I’m not sure how or why. Got to the point I considered migrating to WP, maybe I will one day…