Food waste that is acceptable to feed worms:

* Plant matter needs to be weighed on an individual basis. Lots of green plant material will heat up a worm bin.

Avoid these:
* Garlic: powerful antifungal, antibacterial. Micro-organisms thrive on fungus and bacteria, and mold!
* Citrus rinds: too much of it doesn't work well for worms.

Worms cannot compost these items: