Dorset Escargot - Taking the gourmet snail trail
A Dorset worm farmer has ditch his wrigglers in favour of a real gourmet slow food - snails, Mark Donovan meets the man behind Dorset...
Black Soldier Fly Digesters – Converting food wastes into feed, fuel and fertilizer
Scalable Biosystems for Sustainable Energy Production Introduction: Concerns over rising energy demands and dependence on fossil fuels have led to a great deal of research into renewable energy. W…
Solucan gübresi üretimine standart geliyor!
Vermikültür Derneği Başkanı Coşkun Şu ana kadar üretim yapan herkes solucanı kimden aldıysa eğitimi de onların doğrultusunda alıyor ve üretime başlıyordu. Bakanlığa, solucana verilen mamanın hazırlanmasından, hangi solucanın kullanılacağı, kapalı veya açık tesisin kalitesi, üretim yerinin hijyenik olması gibi standartlar oluşturulması için öneride bulunduk, kabul edildi dedi.
Crickets as snacks: Ontario bug farmer aims to ease world food shortage | CBC News
If the idea of munching on a handful of crickets has you gagging, Darren Goldin is sure he can change your mind. He’s betting the farm on it — Next Millennium Farms, to be exact.
Vermicomposting Digesters (aka Worm Beds)
This is a great photo of a few of our "flow through" vermicomposting systems. The premise is simple - feed the worms from the top and collect the castings from the bottom. With this type of setup, you never have to disturb the worms, their cocoon's, or their habitat (no screening to separate the worms from the castings - thus leaving the worms alone to do what they do best). This in turn aids in increasing worm densities and overall population. The system also significantly saves on labor…
Latest News (Penn State College of Agricultural Sciences)
Senior Fengchun Yang taught himself how to sustain a population of black soldier flies. But his work may lead to even bigger market and solution: use of the larvae as a protein source in poultry feed.