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Friday, March 3, 2017

From the Worm Ladies of Charlestown

Your best resource for everything vermiculture!

Compost Conference March 9th
March 9 statewide conference hopes to continue state surge toward composting
Speaker Lineup set for 2017
You'll hear a lot about Charlestown's Earth Care Farms, the state's largest
agricultural compost producer. (photo by Will Collette)
The speaker lineup for the 2017 Rhode Island Compost Conference and Trade Show that will be held Thursday March 9 in the student center of Rhode Island College has been finalized.
A joint venture of the Environment Council of Rhode Island and the Rhode Island College Office of Sustainability, the opening plenary speakers will be William Conrad and Greg McCarron of SCS Engineers speaking on “Design and Operation of a Decentralized Regional Compost System.”

SCS Engineers has been in the compost business for a number of years and this talk will highlight what they have learned and current work.

There will be a total of 8 workshops in 2 morning sessions, several covering topics never before discussed at the year RI Compost Conference.



The theme of World Earth Day 2017 is
“Environmental and Climate Literacy”.
April 22, 2017

“Those who contemplate the beauty of the Earth find reserves of strength that will endure as long as life lasts.” – Rachel Carson

The Worm Ladies are planning a day of workshops on April 22nd.  Details will follow in a future newsletter.

Justin is designing his own brewers and harvesters and will be selling them through The Worm Ladies.   He is also available to teach you how!

Make your own worm harvester with Justin

Monique Bosch is our expert on microscopy.  Let us know if you would like a class with Monique.

For those who would like to increase their worm production, make a mid-scale continuous flow bin with Jim and Madeleine. 

Make your own brewer with Justin

Conor and Ben are honorary wormladies who have set up a windrow, now experts!!

The Worm Ladies are in the West side of hoop house #4 toward the back.
251 Exeter Road

161 East Beach Road Charlestown, Rhode Island 02813 
251 Exeter Road, North Kingstown, RI 02852

Hungry Bins Available

Soil Saver Outdoor Bin


Worm Factory 360



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