What can be used as Bokashi Bran?
Bokashi Bran serves as the medium for Bokashi bins. It provides a habitat for beneficial microbes to thrive in your bins and serves as an excellent source of carbon.
Our bran contains billions of selected microbes, it speeds up the fermenting process in your bokashi bins. Add 10-20g of bran to each layer of food waste and it will convert all your food waste including meat, fish, bones into a pre-compost mix in just 4-6 weeks. Simply add the fermented mix directly into the soil or into your compost bin.
What goes into our Bokashi Bran?
Yes, you can make your homemade bokashi bran if you have the time and equipment. There are 4 main ingredients, water, sugar, wheat bran and rice bran. Each of these is vital for the Bokashi Bins to perform at their best and for the microbes to thrive and work.
When you add the bran to your food waste, these microbes will multiply and ferment the food waste.
This system is one of the best there is for pre-composting food waste.