I just LOVE my worm condo. It is easy, clean, no mess or smell. I have happy worms that eat my garbage and make great soil for the yard and garden. Great project for kids or teachers to use in classrooms.
Levitt Goodman Architects, known to Treehuggers for their great prefabs, decided that worm composters were ugly, and didn't fit in a modern condo, so they designed the Vermicondo, a multi-level condo for worms. From The Star: "There are no nicely
INSPIRATION: Goodman Architects, known for their fab prefabs, decided that worm composters posed an ugly problem for modern apartment dwellers, who lack access to backyard gardens. Vermicondo: a multilevel condo for worms. Vermicondo consists of a series of shelves- when the upwardly mobile worms have finished eating everything they can find, they move up a layer, leaving behind a tray of beautiful organic soil.
Today it’s time for our Worm Farm Makeover. In our last couple of videos we discussed discarding all of our worm castings because of the Springtail infestation. While we've since learned that it wasn't unusual, in our last video we sterilize our worm farm condo and today we’re starting over. If you never saw how to prepare a worm farm then join us on today’s Wisconsin Garden Video Blog.
Vermi-Composting: Composting with a "worm-condo", when you want to compost, but your designated composting area is limited to a bit of patio, balcony, or even indoors. relatively odorless and fairly simply to get set up.