Collect or capture worms
To collect worms in a vermicomposter:
To make a donation of worms it will obviously be necessary to collect worms in your vermicomposter.
By hand :
Capture “wild” worms in the wild:
Example of a worm trap by Dominique:
Step 2 :
Step 3 :
In which container to give the worms?
Generally, the worms you will give will soon find a new home. The container will only be used for transport. It can therefore be a box, a plastic bag.
It is important to give, in addition to worms, compost of the different stages of your vermicomposter: you will give all types of organisms that can colonize a new vermicomposter.
My favorite container is the newspaper envelope (you wrap the worms in 2-3 layers of newspaper). This has the advantage that it can be recycled directly into the new vermicomposter.
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