Worm Bin

Clip art depicting the worm bin composting method.

Pros


  • Can be scaled to match volume of food waste
  • Can compost food and paper waste year round
  • Produces high quality worm castings
  • Rapid composting rate with minimal effort

Cons


  • Moderately expensive to get started
  • Must protect worms from hot sun and freezing weather
  • Requires timely attention to maintenance
  • Too much moisture or over feeding can kill worms