VermiCo offers two models of earthworm harvester plans to meet the needs of today’s Vermicomposting Operations. These units have been specially designed to be easy to use and to offer years of reliable service. The versatile trommel screen can be used either to separate earthworms from their bedding or to screen castings to produce a uniform product.
VermiCo harvesters are capable of harvesting up to 50 pounds of earthworms per hour. That’s about 400 lbs. of worms over an 8-hour harvesting day. You will reduce labor costs, increase earthworm sales and increase profits from marketing castings by investing in apiece of machinery that will provide you with years of service. Our harvester plans are designed from years of worm farm experience and consist of rugged components.
Special features of the VermiCo Worm Harvester
- 16 gauge steel drum construction
- Quiet, dependable operation
- Mounted on four 12″ pneumatic tires for easy movement.
- All joints are welded to help hold the frame rigid for a cleaner harvest.
Portability: Move your VermiCo harvester from one location to the next, using a standard pick-up truck.
Maneuverability: Heavy duty, large pneumatic tires allow you to position your harvester anywhere along outdoor windrows.
Flexibility: Choose either the electric or gas-powered models.
Durability: The heavy-duty welded construction in every harvester we build is your guarantee of years of profitable use.
Two Plan Models Available:
We offer the flexibility of using either an electric-powered or gas-powered harvester, providing you with a safe, sensible, and economical alternative to harvesting worms by hand.
VermiCo’s Electric “E-Z Loading” Harvester Plans
This Electric Worm Harvester can be plugged into household current for immediate use. Heavy farm-duty motor used for drum drive is made for use with extension cords without motor damage. This unit is the most efficient electric-powered unit in the field today. Every part is tested in order to give trouble free harvesting.
- MACHINE WEIGHT: 425 lbs.
- DIMENSIONS: 12 ft long x 44″ wide
- CYLINDER: 9 ft. long
E-125 optional feature: An “instant stop” electrical overload switch that will stop the motor instantly if the drum encounters an obstacle.
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