Member Since: 03/27/2013

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Re: Rabbit Manure in the Garden

The acidin the urine killed my worms too, better to remove the poop and add to a set of containers with worms in them to minimize the amount of urine in it.

Re: What's the Best Way to Heat a Small Greenhouse?

I live in southern Ontario, our winters can get minus 20 at times. This is my first year with a greenhouse and plan to heat it to grow all winter. I am going g to make a heat sink using a 50 gallon plastic barrel filled with water a cattle de ICER in it with a fountain pump running the hot water through ¹/² inch plastic drain line that will sit just under the plants to heat the soil, which after all is all we really need to do at night.

Re: Newspaper Mulch: The Cheap Organic Weed Barrier

I had someone send me a get rid of weeds home spray.

add one gallon of vinegar
2 cups of epsom salts
1/4 cup of original dawn

put in a sprayer and apply to weeds by the next day they will be wilted and yellowing, I tried it and it work chemical free.

Re: Vermicompost as a Soil Amendment

do you have any pics or diagrams of the worm tower?

Re: Vermicompost as a Soil Amendment

I used shreded coconut husk to start mine and some egg shells to start mine but it looks like it did not work out as i am unable to find them in the container. I may need to start again any suggestions out there?

Re: Rabbit Manure in the Garden

I started a worm farm under my rabbit cages, i checked the cages the other day diging in several spot and found 3 worms out of the 3 dozen i put in. what did i do wrong?