Should soil-factory air tight?

Bokashi CommunityCategory: bokashi composting questionsShould soil-factory air tight?
Yuling Chen asked 2 years ago

I use a plastic box as soil factory in my basement. Should I air tight seal  the box after bury the pre-compost?
Thanks.
Yuling

1 Answers
Nick Kiss answered 2 years ago

No.  For the soil factory, its better to have a very loosly fitting lid.  You do want some air circulation.  This will help with moisture content, which can sometimes be a concern.  To further help reduce moisture, you can also just add a little more dry garden soil to the container.
 

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