Earth Day activity: Make a worm compost bin. Tips for how to make one, What and what not to feed your worms, what to do with the resulting compost etc also theres a book I want to check into Worms Eat My Garbage, by Mary Appelhof;
Our first worm bin was a gift, and we fussed over our new collection of worms like new parents. Unfortunately, our inexperience led to some problems. Here's a look at the new bin, the mistakes we made, and the problems that ensued.