Arizona Worm Farm

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Want a successful garden?

Come start with our 60 minute class:

Next Class: March 30

9:30 - 10:30

Watch for future class dates.

Cost is $25, includes a gift pack:  1/2 gallon box of castings ($5 value) and 4 vegetable starts ($5 value) and a bag of compost ($7 value) and 50% off the price of any Worm Compost Tea you want to purchase.

Our experts will teach you:

Overview of Soil and Biology

  1. basic concepts of soil science
    1. composition and genesis;
    2. physical, chemical, and biological properties;
    3. microbes
  2. soil conservation and management practices
    1. No till
    2. Rotation
  3. soil fertility and productivity
    1. soil testing, use of fertilizers and manures, and liming
    2. compost
  4. ​Locating your garden/trees
    1. Sun/Shade
    2. Containers and Raised Beds
    3. Indoors
  5. ​How to prepare your beds
    1. Compost
    2. Castings
    3. Mulching
  6. Sprouting seeds/Transplanting
  7. ​Watering Strategies
    1. Frequency
    2. Auto/Manual/Rainwater Collection
  8. ​Growth:
    1. First weeks
    2. First months
  9. Pests
    1. Bugs
    2. Birds/Rabbits
    3. Gophers and Mice
  10. Harvest and what to do next