Does the Subpod come assembled? I don’t think I can do it by myself.
Subpod comes flat packed and is easy to assemble. It should take about 2 minutes to assemble. You may like to ask a friend, family member or neighbour for help if you find it difficult :)
You can view the video here on how to assemble your Subpod:
You will be required to put it in a garden bed though, so this will require a bit of manual labour. You will need to decide if you are able to do it by yourself, or if you can ask someone for help. You could post on our Grow Hub to see if anyone can help you in your area:
If you are putting it in an existing garden bed here is the detailed video and instructions:
If you are installing the Subpod Grow Bed, the detailed video and instructions are here:
Does the Subpod come with the wooden slatted seat?
The Subpod will not come with the wooden seat that is seen in some of the photographs or videos, but it will come with a built-in seat that can hold up to 200 kilograms//440.93 pounds. This is how the Subpod seat will look: Subpod Grow Subpod ...
Can I come and visit you? Where can I see a display Subpod?
I’m sorry, we aren’t able to show you any Subpods in our office. We will be running workshops at The Farm in the near future where you can view Subpods and learn about composting. If you are interested in attending a workshop, please email customer ...
Does a Subpod smell? Doesn't all compost stink? How does the Subpod manage to avoid rotting smells since it is a composter?
If you’ve been unlucky enough to be around poorly maintained composting systems then you may have noticed a bad smell. Bad smells indicate that the composting process is out of balance in some way. To make composting appealing for people, we designed ...
Do you need to add water to the Subpod at all, or just water the garden bed as usual?
You do not need to add extra water to the Subpod, as there should be plenty of liquid coming from your food scraps. It's important to make sure the worm blanket is kept moist though. To test if the worm blanket has enough moisture…. Squeeze the ...
What can be composted in Subpod?
You can compost a lot more things in Subpod than compared to an ordinary worm farm. You can compost food scraps, including citrus, onions, and after 4 months of active use even small quantities of meat, fish, dairy, and spicy foods. Carbon items ...