WHERE TO COMPOST: MINNESOTA.
-Dakota County offers several free drop-off points for food scraps and yard trimmings. You can find one near you, and see their instructions, here.
-Make Dirt Not Waste: Keeps a list of restaurants in the Minneapolis area that compost their food waste, if you're curious and want to support them.
-The city is currently rolling out curbside composting in certain neighborhoods - you can learn more here.
-St. Paul offers free drop-off sites, perfect for residents and visitors alike. You can find a list of sites here. Additionally, the city gives residents start-up kits to participate in the drop off organics recycling program. These kits include a compost bucket, and compost bags are always free.