Bloodworms are reproduced or grown in a pool of water that must be filled with sediment to allow them to breed, grow and thrive. Sediment of any sort can be used, and good choices include flour, algae and even rabbit food pellets.Know More
The sediment that is placed in the water is used by the bloodworms to create tubes. Bloodworms use these tubes to help protect them from outside threats.
Once an initial set of bloodworms has been added to the water source, a person can expect to have 100 bloodworms per square foot after about one week.
Bloodworms are used to feed fish and other sea creatures.Learn more about Worms
A worm's excretory system is different because it has excretory organs in almost every segment of its body. The system is made up of coiled tubes called nephridia that open into the body cavity.Full Answer >
The California blackworm is found in muddy sediments of shallow waters along the edges of ponds and marshes throughout much of the United States. The worms feed on dead and decaying vegetation, such as dead leaves and decaying wood, as well as algae and bacteria.Full Answer >
Build a worm farm by outfitting an opaque, vented storage container with shredded newspaper, a few handfuls of soil, crushed egg shells, and fruit and vegetable scraps. Add the worms, cover the container and add more scraps as the worms consume the original food.Full Answer >
Earthworms eat dirt and decomposing matter and take in moisture from the soil. They get their nutrition from decaying organic matter in the dirt, such as animal manure and rotting foliage. Worms raised in worm farms eat organic materials, such as decomposing fruits and vegetables, grains, cardboard and teabags.Full Answer >