Compost Bins

Anoka County does not offer compost bins for sale. Options for compost bins and rain barrels we currently know about are listed below.

Available Year-round
Gopher Resource Corporation operates the Dakota County Recycling Zone.  They sell compost bins and several rain barrels year around.  They are located at:  3365 South Hwy 149 / Dodd Road,  Eagan, MN 55121.  Only cash or checks are accepted for payment.  Call 651-905-4520 for availability and price.

The Recycling Association of Minnesota
The Recycling Association of Minnesota holds a number of events selling compost bins and rain barrels in the spring of each year.  Pre-ordering and pre-payment is required.  To see when and where events will take place go directly to the Recycling Association of Minnesota website.  Call 651-641-4589 with questions.

In addition, local home improvement, hardware stores and garden centers may also offer compost bins.  Many types of bins are for sale online at or local retailers.