Course curriculum

  • 1

    Introduction

    • Lecture 1.1 - What is Vermicomposting? Vermiculture? Vermiwash?

    • Lecture 1.2 - Vermicompost in comparison to other compost

    • Lecture 1.3 - A backbone of Organic farming

    • Lecture 1.4 - Benefits & Scope of Vermicomposting

    • Lecture 1.5 - Who can do?

    • Lecture 1.5 - Requirements of Vermicomposting

    • Lecture 1.6 - Selection of composting Earthworm species

    • Lecture 1.7 - Composting Unit & Other Requirements

    • Lecture 1.8 - Effect of Vermicompost uses in different crop/Plants

    • Test Your Knowledge 1

    • Introduction - PDF

  • 2

    Lecture 2 - Simple Steps of vermicomposting

    • Lecture 2.1 - Overview

    • Lecture 2.2 - Vermicomposting & Earthworms

    • Lecture 2.3.1 - Storage of vermicomposting

    • Lecture 2.3.2 - Shredding of Vermicomposting

    • Lecture 2.3.3 - Mixing of Vermicomposting

    • Lecture 2.3.4 - Decomposition of Vermicomposting Material

    • Lecture 2.3.5 - Monitoring of Earthworm Feed

    • Lecture 2.4 - Loading of Processed Vermicompost Material

    • Lecture 2.5 - Inoculation of earthworms

    • Lecture 2.6.1 - Monitoring-Moisture

    • Lecture 2.6.2 - pH

    • Lecture 2.6.3 - Temperature

    • Lecture 2.6.4 - Aeration

    • Lecture 2.6.5 - Protection from predators & Pre-decomposition planning video

    • Lecture 2.7 - Your first production

    • Simple steps of Vermicomposting

    • Steps of vermicomposting pdf

  • 3

    Lecture 3 - Construction of different Vermicomposting Units

    • Lecture 3.1 - Overview

    • Lecture 3.2 - Site Selection

    • Lecture 3.3 - How to design Pit method?

    • Lecture 3.4 - How to design Open Bed method?

    • Lecture 3.5 - How to design Platform method?

    • Lecture 3.6 - How to design Heap method?

    • Lecture 3.7 - How to design Tetra-bed method?

    • Construction of different Vermicomposting Units with its merits- PDF

    • Construction of different Vermicomposting units

  • 4

    Lecture 4 - Harvesting & Storage

    • Lecture 4.1 - Layer Brushing - The first collection

    • Lecture 4.2 - Layer Brushing Clip

    • Lecture 4.3 - Small heap Harvesting

    • Lecture 4.4 - Vermicomposting work after total Harvesting

    • Lecture 4.5 - Migration

    • Collection & Storage of Prepared Vermicompost (Harvesting & Storage) - PDF

    • Collection and storage of prepared Vermicompost

  • 5

    Lecture 5 - Sieving, Packing, Sale and Licensing

    • Lecture 5.1 - Overview

    • Lecture 5.2.1 - Sieving

    • Lecture 5.2.2 - Methods of Sieving

    • Lecture 5.3.1 - Packing

    • Lecture 5.3.2 - Gunny Bags

    • Lecture 5.3.3 - Packing 2

    • Lecture 5.4.1 - Licensing 1

    • Lecture 5.4.2 - Licensing 2

    • Lecture 5.5 - Advertisement

    • Lecture 5.6 - Guru Mantra for Vermicomposting Occupation

    • Sieving, Packing, Sale and Licensing- PDF

    • Sieving, Packing, Sale, Licensing and Storage