Vermiculture 101 with The Urban Worm Girl
Saturday, January 19, 2013 from 10:30 AM to 12:30 PM (CST)
In this workshop, Amber (The famous Urban Worm Girl - www.urbanwormgirl.com) will discuss the benefits of composting, review the differences between typical outdoor composting and worm composting; the pros and cons of various worm bin designs; instruction and hands-on demonstrations of the set up of both a DIY and commercial worm bin; review of the proper use and benefits of worm castings; and introduce other methods of indoor composting including Bokashi. We will have demonstration materials available for your review, and you are welcome to bring in your own bins for advice on design or use.
Instructor: Amber Gribben
When & Where
Our mission is to create a market for reclaimed building materials. We do this by diverting materials from landfills and making them accessible for reuse through our retail warehouse, by promoting sustainable deconstruction practices, by providing education and job training programs, and by creating innovative models for sustainable reuse.
Please note our new location! 1740 W Webster Ave., Chicago IL