Composting Information


Brown County Planning & Zoning now has Rain Barrels and Home Composters available for sale year-round!

Composter and Rain Barrel are for sale in the Brown County Planning and Zoning.  View the below documents to find out how to order yours, or call the County Recycling Coordinator at 507-233-6641

ComposterThe Brown County Recycling Office would like to offer area residents a chance to buy residential Rainbarrelcompost bins and/or rain barrels from Norseman Environmental Products.  The “Earth Machine” and “Systern” are easy to use and small enough for anyone’s backyard!  We will be offering this opportunity only once this year—so don't miss it.

General Composting Information

Informational Links:

Choosing a Composting System (PDF)Build Your Own 36" Composter (PDF)