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A-WORMING WE DID GO

An inspiring account of how a handicapped woman starting on a shoestring' built one thousand worms into one of the best known worm farms! You'll enjoy her friendly, humorous style as she instructs how to build bins, mix feeds, tackle enemies of the earthworm and gives valuable tips on packaging, advertising, and working with bait dealers. Photos of operation. 72 Pages

Price: $8.00

The ABC's of the Earthworm Business THE ABC'S OF THE EARTHWORM BUSINESS

The author draws on ten years' experience in building one of California's biggest worm farms to give information the 'newcomer' wants to know.      64 Pages

Price: $8.00

As the Worm Turns AS THE WORM TURNS

The new 1998 edition with a cute name has some seriously unique and valuable information! The authors and their family have been raising big, beautiful, bait-sized red worms for nearly fifty years.  If you are interested in raising worms for the much-in-demand bait market, or just want to maintain a hobby-sized farm, this book is packed with wonderful worm wisdom, including a "Worm Resources" section with details on how to obtain some of those hard-to-find supplies for the earthworm industry.        64 Pages

Price: $8.00

Dear Charlie DEAR CHARLIE

A collection of correspondence between the late Charlie Morgan, the world's most renowned wormologist, and worm farmers around the world. His scientific knowledge and ability made him the leading expert and authority in worm farming. We hope this book will provide you with answers to questions you may have and that along the way Charlie's bits of wisdom and humor will bring a smile! 64 Pages

Price: $8.00

Earthworm Buyer's Guide EARTHWORM BUYER'S GUIDE & DIRECTORY

This directory lists leading earthworm growers in the United States and Canada, with names of owners, types of worms sold, and related items -- whether wholesale or retail -- and other pertinent information.  Regarded as an almost indispensable book for wholesale and retail earthworm buyers, this book will help you find dependable sources for exactly the kinds and types of earthworms wanted in the most conveniently located areas.  72 Pages

Price: $6.00

Earthworm Feeds and Feeding EARTHWORM FEEDS & FEEDING

A research report based on many years work and experience solving worm breeding problems. Tells how to prevent mites, acid beds, protein poisoning. Answers questions about best feeds, the use of antibiotics. 90 Pages

 

Price: $8.00

Earthworm Selling and Shipping EARTHWORM SELLING & SHIPPING GUIDE

Tells how to sell at home or nationwide at a profit, how to write a classified ad that brings inquiries, and how to write a good sales letter. It explains licenses and postal regulations, packages, and materials and where to get them. An excellent reference that every worm grower should have. 82 Pages

Price: $8.00

Harnessing the Earthworm HARNESSING THE EARTHWORM

Dr. Barrett describes his book as "A practical inquiry into soil building, soil conditioning, and plant nutrition through the action of earthworms, with instruction for the intensive propagation and use of domesticated earthworms in biological soil building." It has facts, figures, and illustrations showing how earthworms can be applied to condition your soil for better plants, more beautiful gardens, and richer crops. 166 Pages

Price: $14.00

How to Raise, Store, and Sell Night Crawlers HOW TO RAISE, STORE & SELL NIGHTCRAWLERS

This is about the tough, big northern nightcrawler so popular with fishermen in many areas -- the worm that brings a premium price. Morgan tells how to raise them inside and outside, what beddings, and feeds to use, how to harvest and store them, tips on selling, packaging, and shipping. Its 40 pages are full of useful information, with illustrations. 40 Pages

Price: $6.00

Larger Red Worms LARGER RED WORMS

An interesting report by an earthworm breeder whose eminent success has been due largely to his ability to produce a larger red worm, faster, and at amazingly low cost. He passes on to others the story of his revolutionary feeding and fattening methods. 32 Pages of refreshingly different earthworm raising information, with illustrations.

Price: $6.00

Earthworm Garbage Man LET AN EARTHWORM BE YOUR GARBAGE MAN

The original outdoor vermicomposting book! This is far more comprehensive than the title indicates. It includes a treatise, generously illustrated, on the role of the earthworm in the soil, by Henry Hopp of the U.S. Dept. of Agriculture, an eminent authority on earthworms.  64 Pages

Price: $8.00

Theraputic Meds and Pesticides MANUAL OF THERAPEUTIC MEDS & PESTICIDES

This book covers everything from a chemical worm toughener to safe use of pesticides and medications. Tells how to control mites and other insects, harmful bacteria and acidity, plus methods of controlling capsule production and growing larger worms.      100 Pages

Price: $8.00

Night Crawler Manual THE NIGHTCRAWLER MANUAL

This 144 page edition is the complete guide to harvesting and storing native (northern) nightcrawlers. Tells about methods used by experts with more than thirty photographs and illustrations.

"The Nightcrawler Manual must be the most definite work on this endeavor ever written." The New York Times

Price: $10.00

Profitable Earthworm Farming PROFITABLE EARTHWORM FARMING

A comprehensive treatise by a research biologist, who is also a practical earthworm breeder; a detailed scientific study of earthworm biology, history, types, classifications and reproductive processes.  Also includes information on raising mealworms, crickets, and grasshoppers.  96 Pages

Price: $8.00

African Nightcrawler RAISING THE AFRICAN NIGHTCRAWLER

The only complete book written concerning this fascinating and highly profitable BIG worm, to which so many established growers are now turning for extra profits. A thoroughly detailed book of primary importance to anyone who plans to experiment with Africans. 53 Pages

Price: $8.00

Raising Earthworms for Profit RAISING EARTHWORMS FOR PROFIT

We believe this comprehensive book is more useful to the earthworm grower, or prospective grower, than any other that has ever been published.  128 pages of sound, usable information, with 62 photographs and 37 drawings, presenting many ideas, methods, and advertising and sales helps for the beginning or established grower, including a complete section on the African Nightcrawler.

Price: $10.00

Fishworms and Rabbits RAISING FISHWORMS WITH RABBITS

The author, a raiser of champion rabbits, shares his experiences in establishing a profitable business of raising fishworms under rabbit hutches, an ideal combination. NEW 1999 edition! 64 Pages,                 21 Photos  

Price: $8.00

Recycle with Earthworms RECYCLE WITH EARTHWORMS

This book is the best we've seen on the subject! Vermicomposting and raising earthworms has never been so easy to understand and employ. These two `master composters` share their wealth of knowledge with environment-conscious organic gardeners, hobbyists and commercial worm farmers. Novice or expert, you'll appreciate the precise, clear, personal instructions as the authors reveal their trade secrets. Tons of illustrations and an important trouble-shooting chapter, too! 100 Pages

Price: $10.00

Video RED WIGGLER CONNECTION - Video

What a great companion to the book!  This shows you, without gimmicks or sales pitches, how to be successful in your vermicomposting and worm raising venture.  A 31-minute, high quality video which the authors use to demonstrate the techniques and principles in their highly acclaimed work.

Price: $20.00

With Tails We Win WITH TAILS WE WIN

The cleverly written and fascinating story of two professional women who operate a practical and profitable earthworm 'farm' on a city lot. A project that grew out of a 'miracle in a flower pot' and grew, and grew, and GREW! You'll enjoy this little book....a useful breeding guide, seasoned with humor and backed by practical experience. 32 Pages

Price: $5.00

Worm Farm THE WORM FARM

A diary of the author's establishment of a successful worm farm and business. He tells the experiences of a worm grower, the headaches and triumphs that were part of starting and building a successful business. 72 Pages

 

Price: $8.00