Do you always kill your worms? Then try worm farming with our easy DIY worm tower!
Today we want to share our really easy How to Make Your Own Worm Tower video. In just a few minutes you will learn how to make your very own DIY worm tower. And the great news is it can be made from scrap materials!
When you farm worms in the ground with one of these worm towers they are much less susceptible to heat stress which is the number one killer for worms! Furthermore with this tower your worms will come and go from your garden beds, spreading their castings for you as they go!
What you will need for this tutorial:
- offcut of PVC pipe
- suitable cap for PVC pipe
And that’s it! Follow along with the video above to see how easy it is to create your own DIY worm tower.
The plans for this worm tower are featured in the latest issue of Pip Magazine!
Plus all the other great articles jam-packed into this issue!
Issue 10 features articles about :
The retrosuburbia movement and how you can better achieve a work/life balance.
Hear from refugee gardeners across the country, visit some amazing permaculture properties (including our very own Pip HQ), and get the low-down on tomato preserving.
There are growing tips to suit your climate, with advice on small spaces and a look at verge gardening as well.
You can also get crafty, whipping up some natural hair products and plastic-free solutions, or make new friends with your own street library.
Subscribe now to get it and read even more about worms.
More great information about worm farming
More great information about Worm Farming is in Urban Farmer by Justin Calverley & CERES. He has a whole chapter dedicated to worms & worm farming PLUS soils management, how to grow certain types of veggies and fruit species, bush foods, chooks AND simple permaculture design. Check that out here.