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Observe worms as they create paths through your very own worm hotel! Visit Karrie Mcallisterfor instructions!
While observing your worms, talk about how earthworms help plantsto increase the amount of air and water that gets into the soil. They break down organic matter, like leaves and grass into things that plants can use. Worm castings (waste product) improve soil porosity (and) moisture retention, stimulate plant growth and repel an array of insects and diseases. Castings are a natural fertilizer. Therefore, worms are wonderful assets to gardens! - Worm Digest Visit the Kitchen Pantry Scientist to find out how to attract earthworms for your bottle!