You might not have a high opinion of worms. They appear to be slimy and dirty, and they creepily keep living even after you chop them in half. The fact is, worms are a vital part of helping our environment by improving the composting process. Worms can eat our food scraps and produce worm castings, which is a wonderful fertiliser for any number of plants in our gardens.
To encourage this process and to get top-quality compost for your garden, it’s a good idea to build a worm farm. Here’s a guide to help you make the perfect worm farm for your garden.