Redwors on compost bin how much can they eat

How Much Can Redworms Eat?

How much can African nightcrawlers (Redworms) eat? Generally speaking, 1 Pound. of red wigglers will recycle ½ Pound of organic matter in 24 hours. African nightcrawlers eat their weight daily so 1 Pound of African nightcrawlers (Redworms) will eat 1 Pound of compost a day.