Is your kitchen trash smelling stinky? Do you have an overflowing pile of papers in your recycling that never seem to disappear? As it turns out, food scraps and scrap paper make up a full third of the garbage that the average American household makes daily. Piling all this material into your garbage bin fills up landfills fast! Thankfully there is a smarter (and way more fun!) way to deal with all this garbage: vermicomposting!
If you’ve never considered relying on worms to turn your trash into a nutrient-rich soil amendment, read on to learn how easy it is to start vermicomposting right at home.