The lovely fruit flies.
For composting, a variety of organisms work together with the earthworms. Enchytrae, springtails and mites are the most prominent among them. They all fulfill their function in the food web and are therefore welcome guests. This includes fruit flies, which can occur as fruit wastes are composted.
The Good News first: fruit flies do not harm the worms and the process;). But are especially in copious quantities rather unpleasant roommates. Various measures can help to decimate them:
Trap 1: simply place a piece of fruit in a glass and cling film over it. Then you make a single small hole and the flies cannot get out. Release the flies outside.
Trap 2: vinegar & a splash of rinse water, the flies drown in it
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