AP Said: "How to Get Rid of Fruit Flies in a Worm Composting (Vermicomposting) Bin. We did these three simple things and no longer have fruit flies so we can keep our worm bin in the house! Montana Homesteader" Pin now, look later.
New research suggests that vermicompost, a worm-created soil additive, helps plants grow with more vigor, and makes them more resistant to disease and insects, than those grown with other types of composts and fertilizers.
Our first worm bin was a gift, and we fussed over our new collection of worms like new parents. Unfortunately, our inexperience led to some problems. Here's a look at the new bin, the mistakes we made, and the problems that ensued.