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How to start Vermi-composting Pt2

One of the most efficient way to compost your garden waste is by using worms. You will not only help reduce the methane gas from landfills but in producing 'black gold' for your garden.

It is very easy to set up a Vermicompost bin. You can easily find one of the youtube videos on How to.

(photo shows setup at #LGW2020 Rumah Charis project)

Where to Buy the Worms?

One of the best worm for this is the Red Wigglers. If you want to purchase them, just contact Growing Bean. Mr Tan can advise you on how to get started too.

How to Use it?

Because it’s usually made in modest quantities, vermicompost is often used as top or side dressing for one’s most demanding and deserving plants. Mixed with regular compost it adds a boost to garden soil. Blended with potting soil, it invigorates plants growing in containers, outside or in (properly made vermicompost has a slight, natural smell and is perfectly suitable for indoor use.

If you are collecting the Vermicompost Tea, just add it into your watering can, Ratio 1:10 parts and water your plants.

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