Ideal for family households – this Classic Subpod can compost up to 20kg of food waste a week, making it the perfect size for households of up to 8 people. You can add a wide range of waste to the Subpod including food scraps, vegetables and fruit, bread, eggshells, grains, coffee grounds, tea bags, dry leaves, grass clippings, shredded newspaper, paper towels, toilet rolls, uncoated cardboard etc. There is also another selection of waste which you can add, but should be more cautious with, this includes meats, bines, fish, seafood, oils, dairy, cheese, chilli, spicy foods, onion, garlic, citrus fruits etc. All this is explained in the detailed instruction manual included with the Subpod.
Length 2ft 5½in / 75cm
Width 1ft 6in / 45cm
Height 1ft 5in / 43cm.
The Subpod should be planted 12½in / 32cm when planting into the ground, leaving 4½in / 11cm above ground.
Made from recyclable polypropylene – this durable plastic is capable of withstanding a wide range of temperatures so is ideal for the Subpod. The manufacturers would expect this Subpod to have a lifespan of 10-15 years. The strength of the Subpod can be easily seen as, when planted in a raised bed, you could sit on the top of the Subpod – it has been weight tested up to 200kgs.
Two worm blankets – approx. 8mm thick, this 100% natural jute felt helps to insulate your Subpod keeping your worms comfortable in all types of weather. Simply soak in water, ring out and then fit on top of your compost within the Subpod.
Composting Worms – you will need approx. 1kg (between 1,000 to 2,000) composting worms for this Subpod to operate. We offer the Subpod with or without worms – so if you are upgrading to a Supbod from a previous wormery then you might have your composting worms to transfer. If not choose the option to include worms. The composting worms we will supply will be a mixture of species but will include mainly reds and dendras. These species have excellent composting abilities and will work well in the Subpod.
Supplied for simple self-assembly, no tools required, the Subpod is delivered folded flat – simple lift up the side panels and click securely into place. Insert the internal divider panel and click the lid into place. The last thing to do is attach the support hinge and the Subpod is ready to use.
Despatched Direct From The Manufacturer :
Please allow 5 -10 days for delivery.