Worms forum: Magazines, glossy paper

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AlohaHoya
Mar 17, 2010 11:03 PM CST
Name: Carol Noel
Hawaii (near Hilo)
It's all about choices.
Our speaker today on Vermiculture (a Professor of the University of Hawaii) told us alot of interesting information today at a workshop on Vermiculture. The wax/clay used on glossy paper we receive is not all that bad...the secret is soaking it/them in water for about 12-15 hours and then ripping the magazines/paper apart. Soaking makes it nice and easy. The worms have no problem. THIS is good news!!!!
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Shadegardener
Mar 21, 2010 4:28 PM CST
Name: Cindy
Hobart, IN zone 5
aka CindyMzone5
I always wondered about the glossies. I usually put them in the recycle bin since I wasn't sure. Thanks for that tip.
Imageardesia
Mar 25, 2010 3:54 PM CST
Name: Ali
SC
Carol, How did you know I was I was looking for something new to mention at a workshop on vermiculture I am holding this coming weekend? This is great information to pass on; you are a gem!
AlohaHoya
Mar 25, 2010 5:43 PM CST
Name: Carol Noel
Hawaii (near Hilo)
It's all about choices.
Great Alice....so glad!!!! Cardboard too....just about everything! Coffee Grounds are the fave!!! Have fun at your workshop....!!!!

Carol
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