mulch - Knowledgebase Question

new port richey, Fl
Question by bebebird1920
June 16, 2009
can i use earthworms to dijest my mulch?

Answer from NGA
June 16, 2009


Red wigglers prefer mulch; earthworms prefer garden soil. You can purchase red worms and introduce them into your compost pile. Mulch or compost is still decomposing and while it does it generates heat - earthworms don't like heat and they will leave (or perish). Red wigglers are a better choice.

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