How to Order Worms from Uncle Jim’s Worm Farm

James Shaw, founder and owner of Uncle Jims Worm Farm, has been in the industry of worm farming for about four decades now. Uncle Jim’s specializes in breeding and raising Red Wiggler worms (also known as composting worms). But is also in the business of selling other worm species and supplies. A company that is USDA approved (also federally inspected), this reputable vermiculture farm was also featured in the Oprah Winfrey show. Ordering is easy at Uncle Jim’s Worm Farm! Uncle Jim’s worms are guaranteed to be the lowest-priced composting worms being sold on the Internet to date. Other than its affordability, the brand also keeps its old and new customers accustomed to their easy-to-use ordering system. When you order 5000 worms for example, a shopping cart can be accessed below the webpage. From here, you will find a few buttons that will provide you a few more options such as clicking your ‘preferred quantity’. And when you’re done, you can click the Add To Cart button. You will then be redirected to a page that will ask you to choose on ‘Continue Shopping’ or to ‘Proceed to Checkout’. Should you choose the latter, a Checkout form will appear right after. Fill-up the form and then pay your balance. What to expect from Uncle Jim’s packaging When you order from the worm farm, expect your earthworms to get to you in an 8-inch cube corrugated cardboard box. Uncle Jim’s earthworms are always carefully packed inside a breathable cotton bag. Now, …

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Can Worms See?

No, red worms do not have eyes. They are very sensitive to bright light. They will try to hide as soon as exposed. Where is the mouth? The worms mouth is in the first anterior segment. There is a small protruding lip just over the mouth, called prostomium. When the worm is foraging, this lip is stretching out. The prostomium is for sensing food. Do they have teeth? Red Worms have no teeth for chewing food. They grind food in their gizzard by muscle action. How do they grind food? Red Worms can only take small particles in their small mouths. Microorganisms soften the food before worms will eat it. Compost Worms have a muscular gizzard. Small parts of food mixed with some grinding material such as sand, topsoil or limestone is ingested. The contractions from the muscles in the gizzard compress those particles against each other, mix it with fluid, and grind it to smaller pieces. If a worm is cut in two, will it grow back? It depends on where the cut took place. If a worm is cut at the posterior end, sometimes a new tail will grow back on. Sometimes a second tail will appear next to a damaged tail. However, the posterior half of the worm can not grow a new anterior (head.) What Are The Other Critters In My Composting Worm Bin? What Are The Other Critters In My Worm Bin? Once your composting worm bin has been going for a while, you may …

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