The Benefits of Earthworms and How to Attract Them

Joel Salatin is in awe of the benefits of earthworms and worm castings on Polyface Farms, where the hard-working critters boost soil health and increase farm productivity. He offers tips on how to attract earthworms to your farm or homestead.

Worm in Soil
Worms aerate soil as they burrow, and deposit mounds of fertile castings when they emerge.
Photo by Dwight Kuhn