Black Soldier Fly Larvae: Pest or Partner?

Black Soldier Fly Larvae: Pest or Partner?

As if the potential “ick factor” with worms wasn’t enough, some vermicomposters have moved beyond earthworms to eradicating organic waste with the Black Soldier Fly Larvae, a nice way of saying maggots.  I resisted learning more about BSFL because a...

Urban Worm Warming Board: Nov 2 2014 Update

Well I’ve been using the Worm Warming Board for a couple weeks now and thought I’d give an update. Not wanting the lights to come into direct contact with the bedding, I placed a layer of weed guard and cardboard on top of the bed first before laying the board on top...

The Urban Worm Warming Board

Winter’s Coming! Well the leaves are changing, the days are shortening, and the crispness of the autumn air signals the onset of a winter that climatologists fret will be harsh. So what do we do?  We insulate our homes, stock up on non-perishables, make sure our...