Category: Video

  • Want to know how worms create compost?

    Want to know how worms create compost?

    Vermicomposting or worm composting has gotten very popular. Setting up a bin is super easy, it just takes a trash can or stroage container, some shredded newspaper, a little water, the food scraps and of course, a pound or two of worms. So long as you do not overfeed your worm bin food scraps, you…

  • Mike McGrath Explains Why You Should Be Leaf Composting

    Mike McGrath Explains Why You Should Be Leaf Composting

    We’ve written about it many times that composting your leaves each fall will do more for your garden than any store bought fertilizer ever will. Mike McGrath, hosts a weekly radio program on WHYY in Philidelphia called “You Bet Your Garden.” In this Ted Talk, Mike explains why you should compost your fall leaves and…

  • One Person’s Effort To Increase The Number Of Monarch Butterflies

    One Person’s Effort To Increase The Number Of Monarch Butterflies

    Watch what one person is doing to help revive the numbers of Monarch Butterflies in North America. National Geographic photographer, Joel Sartore visited a mountaintop in central Mexico before dawn and found fir trees laden with monarch butterflies. The experience caused him to return home and take 44 acres of this farm out of production.…