I say "sifted" (via my high-tech method of a large colander to remove twigs, stems, and seeds), because in a pinch when planting the seedlings, I used "unsifted".
What resulted was a plethora of small plants growing everywhere- and I had no idea what was what. Lesson learned! Sift the vermicompost!
Basically, I put a few large spoonfuls at the base of each plant:
Then I had the gardener's assistant (husband) crawl into the anti-bunny fence and apply vermicompost to the strawberries, lettuce, spinach, and onions:
Next up, he soaked the vermicompost with....
you guessed it: RAINWATER!In my opinion, this year the cucumbers are stealing the show and growing like weeds.
Giant Gardening, was cultivated in England and weighed 27 pounds?! I may break that record this summer!
Which gives me a great idea for a cucumber flavored type of post...