Worms, maggots and chooks.

Under the back door stairs we have a worm farm.  We’ve had it for about six months now and once or twice a week  I feed the worms with fruit and vege scraps.  Just in the past month the worm farm has been invaded by maggots! A disgusting fly must have found its way in and laid a gazillion eggs.

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I have very patiently been extracting the revolting things and have been feeding them to our neighbours hens.  They LOVE them!!!!

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We brought the worm farm for the youngest son,  He has a great interest in gardening but as it turns out no interest what so ever in worm farming.  I’m looking after them and Mr F is very happy with the ‘worm wee’ that the worm farm produces.

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Every weekend I bottle up another brew for him.  It absolutely stinks!! Seriously putrid  but it’s so good for the garden.

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