Worms eat the nitrogen and the remaining water is now filtered down, the experiment is the first commercial farm in the country to experiment with worms cleaning wastewater
Fanelli’s Dairy is known for its Jersey cows. But two months ago, it received a new creature on the farm. One whose population averages 10,000 per square meter.
There are now more worms than cows on Vic Fanelli’s farm. He doesn’t mind.
“We’re always looking for something new in the dairy business,” he said.