Saturday, March 7

Vermiculture Workshop Great Success!

Vermiculture expert, Dennis Burkhardt, came to Columbia today and showed us how to create loads of rich compost with worms. Very exciting! Check out the pictures at

Here are some sources he provided for further worm information:

Lower East Side Ecology Center

How to Make a Worm Bin

Books Worms Eat My Garbage, Mary Appelhof; Dirt

The Ecstatic Skin of the Earth, William Bryant Logan

Next, we'll be having a worm bin-building session after spring break, so watch out for that.

Monday, March 2

Worm Workshop!

Dennis Burkhardt, worm expert extraordinaire, is coming to Columbia this Saturday, March 7th at noon to give a workshop on vermiculture. It will be in  Kent Hall, room 628.

Come and learn how to make a ton of compost, cuz we need it!

Everybody come to the Worm Workshop!