GOING ORGANIC-7: Large-scale effort, large-scale failure as vermicompost experiment #1 goes haywire

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Any experiment diligently executed can fail due to some silliest of the mistakes, mid-way.

Soaring mid-April temperatures called for frequent watering to ensure proper moisture levels in the bed. The roof laid with plastic sheets was emitting a lot of heat inside the compost room. As advised by the expert, we sprinkled a few buckets of extra water on the bed, shut it with the lids. Continue reading