What should and shouldn't I put into my wormery?

Composting with worms operates year-around. You can place your wormery either indoors or outdoors.. [read more]

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How do I know if my worm compost is ready?

Here are a few tell-tale signs; The majority of your compost has a deep, rich color - it will also have the same texture throughout.

What temperature works best for a worm composting kit?

The ideal temperature range for a worm composting kit is between 55-77°F 13-25°C (55-77°F). This temperature range allows the worms to most efficiently process the organic matter, reproduce, and thrive.

Do you have to reintroduce new worms after you empty the compost?

When you empty your castings and compost, the worms will not be with the castings, but where the food is, on the other side of the Subpod divider.

How many Subpods do I need?

The average family generates 7kg (15lbs) of food waste a week, just for reference.

What do worms do in the soil?

They can consume their own body weight per day in food and so this means that they are processing 90 kilos a year..[more info}

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Are composting worms - Earthworms?

The worms you need for domestic composting are still earthworms but are often termed surface litter worms:..[more info]

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How do worms breed?

Red worms are hermaphrodites which means they are both male and female (although it does take two to tango). [read more]

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The Urbalive Worm Composter is a home wormery kit that can be used indoors or outdoors for composting kitchen waste with the red worms. The perfect wormery for households, classrooms or offices.

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