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attract earthworms to soil

I want to attract earthworms from soil I intend to use for seeds. I want to return them to the compost bin they came from.


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#1 Comment By theficuswrangler On 02/27/2015 @ 11:17 pm

You can get the worms to move from one area to another, but it will take awhile. This article has some information you might be able to use: [1]
My thought is that you could also use a seed starting medium that doesn’t incorporate your compost, then transplant you seedling to the composted soil later. Here’s an article about making a good medium for starting seeds: [2]

#2 Comment By bxman On 02/28/2015 @ 2:21 pm

Many Thanks food attracts but nothing magical and overnight


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