Worm Speak

Q. What is vermiculture?
Vermiculture is the enterprise of growing worms.

Q. What is vermicast?
A  “Vermicast” is just a fancy word for worm manure, also called castings.

Q. What is vermicomposting?
A  Vermicomposting is the practice of composting with worms. Unlike conventional “hot” composting in which microbes do all the work, vermicomposting is a “cool” process in which the worms work in concert with other microorganisms to break down organic waste.

Composting worm, Eisenia fetida
Eisenia fetida have simple requirements.