The Bokashi Compost Bucket is a practical and convenient way to prevent food waste from ending up in landfill, while providing your garden with a nourishing food source and enriching microbes. This unique composting system uses the highly effective micro-organism Bokashi to create the ideal conditions for anaerobic composting, eliminating the odours and unpleasantness associated with putrefaction and decay.
You can compost almost every kitchen food waste including fresh fruit and vegetables, prepared foods, cooked and uncooked meats and fish, dairy, eggs, bread, coffee grounds, tea bags, wilted flowers and tissues. Do not include liquids or meat bones. The Bokashi Bucket composting system significantly accelerates the composting process of organic waste, producing rich compost which can be added to a conventional compost bin, or used directly in the garden, where it neutralises after 7-10 days.
A by-product of the fermentation process, Bokashi juice, is alive with effective micro-organisms and diluted with water makes a terrific fertiliser for the garden or pot plants. Around the house the concentrated Bokashi Juice can be poured directly into your kitchen and bathroom drains, toilets or septic systems to prevent algae build-up and control odour. It will also help to clean up our waterways by competing with harmful bacteria.
*Made from 70% recycled plastic, for use with Bokashi Composting Mix, sold separately.
NOTE: Due to volume and weight of the package, this product is only available for delivery by regular post within Australia. It is not available for Express Post, nor for overseas orders.
Read on here for more details of how to use the Bokashi Composting System.
A good, efficient system. I recommend it for anyone who is looking to reduce the waste from their home.
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