The Best Kitchen Compost Bins in the UK in 2021

There are plenty of kitchen compost bins and compost caddies available that fit in with the nicest designer kitchen and make collecting compost an easy and hygienic affair before it is moved on to your outside composter, wormery or, as a last resort, your local food waste collection. Read on to find which ones are […]

Best Indoor Wormeries in the UK

Who wouldn’t want to do the right thing and not only send less food waste to landfill but even turn it into a proper eco resource? That’s exactly a wormery is for. Using an indoor wormery is now easier than ever and several designs are there for you to choose from. Worm composting has been […]

The Best Worm Composters in the UK – Indoors and Outdoors

Zero wasters see them as a great way to reduce food waste going to landfill, gardeners highly value the worm castings, anglers are keen on easy access to bait worms and owners of a worm eating pet like knowing where the food for their pet comes from. We found the best worm composters in the […]

Outdoor Worm Composting in Winter – To Do or Not To Do?

Most people start their worm farm in spring, get it up to full worm castings production mode in summer, a little less in autumn and then start worrying about outdoor worm composting in winter. In this article you will find everything you need to know to protect your worm population against freezing temperature and help […]

Vermicomposting vs Hot Composting – which is best for your place?

Remember when you thought all composts are equal and then you came across terms like vermicomposting, hot composting or traditional composting. (We’ll have mercy and won’t mention leaf mold, Bokashi and Quick Return just yet) After discussing vermicomposting and traditional composting here we are now going to dig a little deeper and break down (if […]

Vermicomposting vs Traditional Composting, or Why Worms Are Really Cool

It seems that for some people vermicomposting vs traditional composting is a no brainer. Then there are the many of us who have a compost bin or a pile in the corner of the garden where we throw grass cuttings and other organic waste and hope for the best. But we don’t tend to give […]

How to Start Composting Indoors with Worms (or Without) – I Mean, Really?

What would happen if you started composting kitchen waste indoors, in your own home, with worms? Composting is seeing a great come back as more and more people want to contribute to a more sustainable life.  It’s a natural process which has been occurring since the beginning of life. Sounds grand and philosophical but it’s […]