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The Journey of Shillong’s Waste-pickers to become Compost Suppliers to Meghalaya Raj Bhawan

Guest-post by Iainehskhem Self-Help Group, Shillong

In a long while, we sometimes come across change-makers in society from simple unassuming persons. This is a story of a few hitherto unknown persons who collected bits and pieces of discarded waste items from Marten Dumping yard to fend for themselves and their families. 1,134 more words

Waste Workers

Liquid gold!

I’ve been fiddling for a while trying to work out a way to extend the Bokashi liquid that we buy from the shops.

I’m happy that I’ve finally got a system that provides consistent results. 253 more words


Bokashi Composting in Simple Words

I recently made this poster. Hope you like it!


Interview with EM Sustainable Living

This is the first in the series of interviewing people who are involved in Effective Microorganisms, Bokashi and composting in general. And today’s interview is by the owner of… 1,188 more words


Bokashi Balcony Composting 1 year on - what I have learnt

I have been composting and trying to reduce my food waste going to the landfill for 12 months now.

It’s incredible to think that food that comes from the other side of the world is put back to where you live. 661 more words


Bokashi composting without using the bran!

I feel composting should be a part of your life. I want to compost comfortably without worrying or having a burden in your everyday schedule. It’s so easy to give up or feel disappointed when there is a problem or things go wrong with your composting activity. 539 more words


Goodbye to dog poo

A while back, I got a bit annoyed at the quantity of land mines that Athena was leaving. That, plus the frequency, plus the location (always right by the gate and next to the driver’s side doors of the cars). 982 more words