Wormeries are specially sealed bins which house an active colony of tiger worms which naturally convert your kitchen waste into concentrated liquid plant food and rich organic compost. They are ideal for flats and properties with little or no outdoor space, and are great fun for children.
What can I put in a wormery?
You can put the following items into your wormery:
- cooked leftovers
- cheese rinds
- fruit and vegetable peelings
- egg shells
- paper kitchen towels
- small amounts of shredded newspaper.
Ordering a wormery
Original Organics offer a wide range of wormeries and they can be contacted for more information using the details to the right.
Getting started with a wormery
If you're new to home composting using a wormery, download our Guide to Composting with a Wormery for tips on how to set up and use your wormery.