Digging for Worms

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Digging for worms helps the children get their hands messy and it's fun.
Much like digging for worms in the garden, this could be one game that the vast majority of players have simply grown out of.
Name: Lou Lou Age: Two Owner: Elizabeth Robinson Lou Lou loves to sit on the spade handle when we're digging for worms.
FLAGSTAFF, Ariz -- A 9-year-old boy digging for worms in northern Arizona found a gun buried near his home.
Holly said: "I like finding centipedes with the magnifying glass and digging for worms.
The traditional "public enemy number one" for gardeners appears to have thrived during the festive cold snap and is enjoying the current wet and warm conditions that are ideal for digging for worms.
The weather is four seasons in five minutes but the kids still go digging for worms and build dams in the burn.
Children participate in nature hikes and enjoy raking leaves, digging for worms, planting flowers and even sledding in the winter.
Officer for South and West Wales Wildlife Trust Robert Parry said: 'The soil has been so hard, digging for worms has been almost impossible so badgers have looked for other sources of food.
So, even if nothing's biting, have a good time buying fishing licenses, studying the map, reading fishing magazines, digging for worms, making a picnic lunch, stopping in for an ``angler's breakfast'' at your favorite haunt and checking out the tackle shop.
The Blyth RNLI crew was called out by the coastguard following a report that the boy had become stuck while digging for worms with friends near the old ferry landing.