Frequently Asked Questions

Here is a list of our most frequently asked questions for those new to bokashi composting. If you cannot find what you are looking for here, be sure to check out the Bokashi Community for all you other needs.

Should I use 2 or 1 bokashi buckets?

Can I keep my bokashi bin outside?

Is bokashi composting difficult?

Why is bokashi good for my garden?

Are rodents and larger animals attracted to it?

Does it smell?

What do I do in the winter when my ground is frozen?

Do I have to fill the bin completely?

What about ‘compostable’ non food items like chopsticks, tea bags, coffee grounds, shells, or bones?

Can I really put meat into the bokashi bin?

Can I let my bokashi bin sit longer or shorter than 2 weeks?

Can I add compostable plastics to my bokashi bucket?

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