With more than 150,000 copies sold, this is the bestselling and remains the definitive guide to vermicomposting--a process using red worms to recycle human food waste into nutrient-rich fertilizer for plants. Author Mary Appelhof provides complete illustrated instructions on setting up and maintaining small-scale worm composting systems. Internationally recognized as an authority on vermicomposting, Appelhof worked with worms for over three decades. Topics include: bin types, worm species, reproduction, care and feeding of worms, harvesting, and how to make the finished product of potting soil.
Описание: Young readers will learn all about eating worms in this disgustingly entertaining book by completing fun, challenging lessons and activities provided in this instructional guide for literature.
Описание: Excerpt from Manual of the Orthoptera of New England: Including the Locusts, Grasshoppers, Crickets, and Their Allies Two excellent introductory works on the Orthoptera of Indiana and Minnesota but of much wider general application, have been published. The first is by Professor W. S. Blatchley (27th Ann. Rept. Dept. Geol. And Nat. Resources Of Indiana for 1902, 1903, vol. 9, p. 123 the second by Professor Otto Lugger (3d Ann. Rept. State Exp. Sta., Univ. Minn. For 1897, 1898, xi+ 296 From these two works many of the illustrations in this Manual are drawn. For further references to helpful literature the family headings in the following pages should be consulted. About the Publisher Forgotten Books publishes hundreds of thousands of rare and classic books. Find more at www.forgottenbooks.com This book is a reproduction of an important historical work. Forgotten Books uses state-of-the-art technology to digitally reconstruct the work, preserving the original format whilst repairing imperfections present in the aged copy. In rare cases, an imperfection in the original, such as a blemish or missing page, may be replicated in our edition. We do, however, repair the vast majority of imperfections successfully; any imperfections that remain are intentionally left to preserve the state of such historical works.