How to get started on making your own vermicompost

What is Vermicompost. When worms ingest biodegradable materials, they give off fertilizer known as vermicast. The vermicast is one of the richest kind of organic fertilizer. It is one of the highest quality fertilizer. Most experienced farmerws will attest to the fact that, any and all plants or seeds that they sow survive as long as there’s worm castings or vermicompost (vermicast). Today’s #VaMudhumeni  mantra: “Use vermicompost, to grow anything!” This is pure worm castings or vermicompost (vermicast). It is Read More …

Plant Incompatibility – What Plants Should Not Be Planted Together by W. Nyamufukudza

Companion planting has gained great momentum amongst novice and experienced farmers alike; especially with those who aim to grow maximum food in minimum space. Some plants like marigolds and a few other aromatic herbs are grown exclusively for the protective effect they seem to have against many garden pests, but not all vegetables appreciate their presence. When space is premium, you should choose your bedfellows carefully, so it helps to know not only the ideal companions of each plant but Read More …