Vermicomposting

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Learn how to compost indoors–with help from worms.

Vermicomposting (worm bin) Workshop

Learn the essentials about vermicomposting using red worms and microorganisms to break down organic matter. Residents can bury their food scraps and harvest vermicompost in three to four months. Participants may receive supplies valued at more than $40, including the Mary Applehof book Worms Eat My Garbage, and a worm bin with worms, if pre-ordered.

Date: Thursday, May 29, 2014
Time: 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Location: Civic Garden Center of Greater Cincinnati, 2715 Reading Road, Cincinnati, OH 45206 (MAP)
Cost:

  • Up to $30 materials cost for Hamilton County residents—$5 for book only, or $30 for book and worm bin with worms
  • Up to $40 materials cost for out-of-county residents—$10 for book only, or $40 for book and worm bin with worms

    To Register: Complete the online form before May 8th

 

Red Wiggler Worm Supplier

Red wigglers are available for purchase to use indoors only in your worm bin. Red wigglers should not be used in your backyard compost bin or pile--they are not native to our area and should not be used in an outdoor environment.

Alex's Wormiculture

Red wigglers can be purchased for your worm bin from Alex's Wormiculture. Cost: $25 per lb of worms only; or $35 for bin with worms. Contact: call 513-470-2616 or post your request on facebook.