PR: Big Red Worms Creates Healthy Soil Amendments for the Midwest

Lincoln, NE – July 16, 2018 –  Cook Grow Sew, LLC announced today that it will receive $199,715 from the Nebraska Environmental Trust for their “Fostering Soil Health through Waste Diversion, Composting, Research, and Education” project run by Big Red Worms.  The project is one of 105 receiving $18.3 million in grant awards from the […]

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Can I add Red Wigglers to my Compost, Yard, Garden, etc?

Kingdom : Animalia  – Phylum : Annelida – Class : Oligochaeta – Subclass : Diplotesticulata Order : Opisthopora – Family : Megascolecidae Genus : Eisenia – Species : fetida  All worms are not created equally, in fact there are about 8000 species of worms living on our planet. Of the earthworms, there are three major ecological categories – Anecics (Greek […]

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Climate Change, Rain and Water Holding Capacity

I am sitting here at the desk today, well because it is raining once again.  How do these changing weather patterns affect farmers and plants?  The main factor is water holding capacity.  We are seeing chaotic shifts from hot to cold, dry to wet, very wet to even wetter.  A farmer friend said they have […]

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Repurposing leaves to create leaf mould

Residential Curbside

In the fall of 2016, we were able to start the process of collecting leaves for the creation of leaf mould thanks to the help of the University of Nebraska bringing us truckloads of leaves.  The Nebraska Today ran a story about our work with them and you can find it here.  For those of you […]

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Introducing the Worm Factory 360 For DIY Vermicomposting!

Use the Worm Factory 360 to convert your kitchen and household waste into the world’s best organic fertilizer, and reduce your impact on the planet. Start your own Worm Factory! Why the Worm Factory 360? Americans throw away 34 million tons of food waste into landfills each year, more than any other type of waste […]

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How Does The Worm Factory Standard Work?

The Worm Factory™ Standard is a home composting solution for your kitchen and household waste. This video will describe the basic process of how composting with the Worm Factory™ Standard works. Start your own Worm Factory! Why the Worm Factory Standard? Americans throw away 34 million tons of food waste into landfills each year, more […]

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Big Red Worms Feature on Channel 8 KLKN-TV

Big Red Worms was recently featured on Lincoln’s Channel 8 KLKN-TV. The article outlines our efforts with Lincoln Public Schools as well as our upcoming product launch and open house. Head over to the Channel 8 News website to read the full article. 

March 28, 2017 News

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Upcoming Event: Product Launch and Open House

Come one, Come all. We will be having our first open house and product launch. Want to see what we do? Need to get that garden boosted for the season? Well come on down the day before Easter and get your gardening going! RSVP on Facebook When: Saturday, April 15 at 9 AM – 4 PM […]

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