Can someone make an entire list of all the food worms can eat and cant eat?

by salora

Some butternut serves as worm food

Some butternut serves as worm food

Me and my teacher aide are going worm hunting but we only know not to give them meat dairy citrus salt oil hot spices or garlic :/ please someone reply ༼ つ ◕_◕ ༽つ

Is there a list of good and bad worm food that we could look at?

Comments for Can someone make an entire list of all the food worms can eat and cant eat?

Average Rating starstarstarstarstar

Click here to add your own comments

Jun 08, 2017
Re: List of proper worm food
by: Stephan

Hello Salora,

I am glad to hear that you are going hunting for worms :-).

There are 3 locations on my website where you will be able to find a lot of information about worm food. The worm food rating list (see url below) is probably what you are looking for and divided many different materials into categories of usable or unusable worm food.

Have as well a look at the Top navigation bar of my website and you will find a Nav header called "Feeding Worms" There will be quite a few articles that might help you and your teacher to gain some more insight into the likes and dislikes of worms.

Lastly go the the "site map" of the website where you will find many articles that deal with particular worm foods that can be fed to worms.

If you have any further questions please feel free to contact me.

Kind regards

Stephan Kloppert
Author of " How to start a profitable worm business on a shoestring budget"

Editor of

Click here to add your own comments

Join in and write your own page! It's easy to do. How? Simply click here to return to Questions about worm composting.


How to make

$ -MONEY - $

with earthworms! 

The Book 

"How to start a profitable worm business on a shoestring budget 

Order a printed copy from "Amazon"  for


or a digital version from the "Kindle" store at the SPECIAL PRICE of only


How worms recycle human manure

Disclaimer: The link to the worm farm is my affiliate link. Meaning, I will get a small commission at no extra cost to you, should you purchase the product through my affiliate link.

Recent Articles

  1. europian night crawler

    Aug 10, 18 03:37 AM


    Read More

  2. Earthworm farming

    Aug 08, 18 11:53 AM

    Earthworm farming is the implementation of different procedures that will assist to convert large volumes of organic waste materials, grow huge amounts of earthworms

    Read More

  3. Eisenia fetida supply

    Aug 08, 18 06:28 AM

    Hi there,Firstly, congratulations on your your book - it's really insightful! I was just wondering whether it is possible to obtain some Eisenia fetida

    Read More

Use worms

against climate change

Wurmzucht gegen den Klimawandel

Recycling food waste with earthworms

Recycling von Essensresten

Start a worm business without having to buy worms

My book below explains in detail how to make money with earthworms!

Find out what actual customers had to say about the book

Dealing with Maggots in a worm farm

Your Questions about worm composting?

Do you have any questions or suggestions about worm composting?

This is the place where you can interact with us and other worm composting friends!

[ ? ]

Here yu can upload 1-4 Pictures or Graphics (optional)[ ? ]


Click here to upload more images (optional)

Author Information (optional)

To receive credit as the author, enter your information below.

(first or full name)

(e.g., City, State, Country)

Submit Your Contribution

  •  submission guidelines.

(You can preview and edit on the next page)

What Other Visitors Have Said

Click below to see contributions from other visitors to this page...

I am Batuhan Gemci from Turkey. hereby through this email, I want to introduce our company.

Regenwürmer am leben halten. 
Einen schoenen guten Tag, Ich lebe in Thailand u. wuerde gerne gesammelte Regenwuermer (keine Kompostwuermer) als Fischkoeder verkaufen, da sie im Gegensatz …

Click here to write your own.