There is a huge
difference between Vermicompost and Pure Worm Castings.
needed for terminology used with the terms worm castings and vermicompost. The
term "vermicompost" is used much like "compost". Most people have no idea of
how it is going to perform until they use it. Vermicompost contains worm castings
and other organic matter that has been partially or fully composted. Who knows
how much pure worm castings are found in vermicompost? The amount of pure worm
castings will vary from batch to batch and from one vermicomposting facility
to another. Introducing a handful of redworms into a compost pile does not produce
a good quality of vermicompost.
Our pure worm Black
Castings™ are just that - Pure Worm Castings. There are no variables. Each bag,
each month and each year consistently delivers high quality Black Castings.™
Quality in - quality
out that is what we are all about.
The Best Pure Worm Castings in Today's
A quick and simple
way to check the quality of so-called pure worm castings:
- Pure worm castings
will look like black coffee grounds!
- Take two wide
mouth 20 oz. drink bottles and place 4 oz. of our pure worm castings in one
bottle and the same amount of another producer of worm castings or pure worm
- Fill both bottles
¾ full with tap water and shake well and let stand for 5 minutes.
- Check for weed
seeds and other materials (compost) not consumed by the worms. This is typical
- Check for sand
will settle out first. It is common for manure based fertilizers to contain
a lot of fine sand or sand added for weight.
- Then pour off
the liquid and dump the sediment out and examine. It if feels and looks like
mud, then that is probably what it is. If it retains much of the original
characteristics then it is pure worm castings. Each pure worm cast is coated
with calcium and takes time to dissolve.
Bulk available in
one-ton commercial tote bags. Our castings have a low moisture content so you
are receiving more castings per ton. Can be used in landscaping & golf course
turf management with present application methods.
available for case & pallet lots. Please call or e-mail for pricing. We also
do custom bagging.
Quality Assurance Commitment to
- Our 100% Pure
Organic Worm Castings
indoors in climate controlled facilities
- Special high
quality organic fertilizer high in minerals
- Contains natural
soil microbes with high bio-diversity
- Are free of weed
seed, nematodes, E-coli & Salmonella
Prairies Edge Organics