Have any of you used Soil Blockers? They are used to make soil blocks to start seeds in. They have different sizes so you can put a smaller block into a larger block as the plant grows.
How Does Vermicomposted Dairy Manure Protect Plants From Disease is now posted on Devine Gardens website
This chart is a detailed but easy explanation of the possible way that vermicompost helps seeds to fight off diseases such as pythium (damping off). The full size picture is on my website under Research and Articles along with the wonderful video titled Vermicompost - A Living Soil Amendment.