organic composting

What is

Bokashi Composting?

Bokashi composting is the quick, safe, convenient way ofcomposting food waste in the garage, kitchen, or apartment.


Bokashi refers to fermented organic compost in Japanese. This type of composting makes use of a specific group of microorganisms for fermenting anaerobically the organic wastes. The microorganisms are used with the help of an impregnation carrier like a wheat bran. The process of fermentation breaks the organic matters in a process which is free of odor. Since this process is carried on in a close system, you needn't have to bother about the insects or smells making it appropriate for business or urban settings. Unlike conventional composting methods bokashi system easily breaks down the heavier items such as meat, fish or cheese. This process is actually very fast and  takes even less than two weeks. The finished material possesses a pickled sweet odor and you'll often see a coating of white mold mycelium on the surface. Once you're done with the fermentation, you may put the scraps into any worm bin or bury directly in soil. It will take about 2 to 4 weeks to totally integrate the soil, a little depends upon the local biological activity of the soil and that of the climate. In absence of an area to trench, you may cover the bokashi pre organic composting in any usable potting soil for worm composting further later on.


Worm composting basically is using the worms to recycle the food scraps along with other organic materials into a valuable soil amendment called vermin compost, or worm compost. Worms consume food scraps, these turn into compost as they go through a worm's body. The compost exits the body of a worm through the tail's end. The compost may then be used in growing plants. In order to understand why vermi compost is healthy for plants, remember that the worms are consuming fruits rich in nutrients and scraps of vegetables, then transforming them into nutrient-rich composts.


Become a real composter. The question is how can you make an organic composting? Start by making it like a layered cake which will transform into dark, rich, crumbly yummies for your garden. We have mentioned a few tips to help you get started: Start by digging a hole on the bare ground. Construct bins with the untreated woods or get any composting bin. Or you could make one from a lidded can which supports air holes that can be poked in it. Piles ought not to be more than 3 feet, and cubed. It is an easily manageable size. Do keep chopped leaves in a pile nearby. You may add some amount of dried cow manure too. Wet and pour the greens, Alternative layers of grass clippings, garden waste and house waste. The top layer should be of top soil, keep repeating the layers. Wait for 2 to 3 weeks, stir well before adding some more in the center of that pile. Stop turning this pile as the ground starts freezing. You may keep the compost in garbage cans during the winter.


While there's an ongoing argument forever about the advantages of natural produce and organic produce with that of the nutritional differences between food produced in the organic and conventionally manner for our health as well as our planet, the difference is simple: Organic, all the natural food taste way better to humans and organic composting, worm composting through the Bokashi system for the garden.