Raising mealworms is an affordable way to have protein packed treats for your backyard chickens. Learn how to breed mealworms for chicken food with this inexpensive DIY project that's also great for teaching mealworm life cycle to kids at home or in the classroom. #mealworms #chickens #backyardchickenstips #backyardfarming #raisingchickens #homeschoolideas #backyardchickenstips #backyardideas #sustainable #sustainableliving #sustainability
Since I have to buy mealworm every week at the pet store for the quails, I decided to try raising my own... on a itty bitty scale. I bought a mini 3 compartment drawer organizer at the dollar store for 3$, filled the drawers with some oatmeal i had on hand, put a mini wet sponge on a plastic cover for hydration and added 4$ of mealworms (around 200 mealworms). So there is it! My itty bitty mealworm farm for 8$ (mealworm included)
If you want to begin your own vermicomposting, you'll need a DIY guide to answer all of your worm composting questions. From what kind of bin to buy to how to make it, whether you worm compost indoors or outside, this guide will help you begin your own mini worm farm and so you can make your own nutritious worm casting fertilizer for your vegetable garden! #vermicomposting #gardening #beginnersgarden
Today's children have become increasingly detached from nature, so we are grateful to the educators who bring the natural world into the classroom. In one public school, mealworm farming provides therapeutic benefits, learning opportunities, raises environmental awareness, and connects students with nature.
STOP CUT WORMS......learn to control and stop cut worms in one easy step. Cut worms can cause tremendous damage to young seedlings. Many times, you will not realize you have a problem until the damage has already been done. Learn how to safely and easily
Organic gardening and worms are the perfect match. Composting worms create the organic worm castings that will boost the organic garden's production. Vermicast also provides disease-resistance and pest-deterrents which are vital in an all-natural garden. Learn more at www.iowawormcomposting.com #organicgardening #wormcastings #compostingworms