You have no doubt heard of the benefits of using earthworms to aid the breakdown of green waste and convert it to superb compost. I have been using worms for the past year or so in my own compost bin and have noticed a remarkable difference in the quality and speed in which compost is now produced.
The Worms of War
Worms are great allies for the gardener – in fact, if all worms on the planet died (as with bees), life as we know it would cease. They not only break down organic matter, they aerate soil, they help to combine organic matter deep into the top soil and even can eat and pacify harmful industrial chemicals such as those containing arsenic!