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 Cocoon
Worms incubate in small cocoons until conditions support their hatching. Each cocoon is slightly larger than a pinhead.
Photo by Heidi and Hans-Jurgen Koch