Composting with Worms - Life After Food (Part 3 of 3)
Have you been thinking of how you can be give back to the community while learning to be sustainable this COVID-19 period? The Green Collective SG has partnered with Food Citizen to bring you 3-part series of online composting workshops.
Proceeds will go towards two causes that both The Green Collective SG and Food Citizen support:
· Covid-19 Migrant Support Coalition
Life After Food Series of Composting Workshops comprises of 3 parts:
1. Aerobic Composting
2. Bokashi Composting with the Urban Composter
These sessions are created for those of you who are new to composting, or have started on your composting journey but would like to get some tips to do it better. Conducted by Food Citizen’s facilitators, they are practitioners of the composting method they teach. They are happy to share their experiences as a learning point, and help you troubleshoot any problems that you’ve encountered - we know there can be many!
These workshops also teach and encourage the use of materials readily available in your own homes and features the Urban Composter (available at The Green Collective SG) in the Bokashi Composting workshop.
11 July - Part 3 : Vermicomposting
Ready to get wormy? In this workshop, we welcome you to befriend the lovely creatures, composting worms! These beautiful squiggly friends will help you to turn your food scraps into “black gold” all through their poop. Yes you heard that right; talk about recycling! Through this session, you will learn about the different types of composting worms (they are not your typical garden worms!), how to set up a cosy bin for them, and how to take good care of these wormy friends.
2:00 – 2:05pm Opening
2:05 – 2:50pm Interactive sharing
- What is vermicompost
- Different types of composting worms
- How you can create your own vermicompost bin using things you can find at home
- Tips and tricks on how to keep your worms happy
- How to harvest vermicast
3:10 – 3:15pm Closing
· Basic Giver - $24
· Super Giver - $36
Proceeds go to ACRES & Covid-19 Migrant Support Coalition
About the organisers:
The Green Collective SG is Singapore's first collective of sustainable brands curated based on the UN Sustainable Development Goals. Housing more than 42 sustainable brands in its Green Kampung, the collective works with a vision to provide every sustainable products to the community.
Food Citizen is an education venture that emerged from Foodscape Collective’s community network. It offers paid workshops, talks and mentorship by individuals from the Collective’s network, who are ready to share their personal and collective. knowledge on how to take steps to living sustainably, starting with food.