St. Croix County does NOT have a compost site for residents to drop-off leaves, brush and grass clippings.
Consider at-home composting and mulching. Go to our compost page for more information about setting up your own backyard composting project.
Otherwise here are some options for disposing of these materials:
Gerten’s Regional Eco-Services (Cottage Grove, MN) website 12119 70th St S, Cottage Grove, MN Or in Denmark Township at the intersection of Manning + 70th Open Monday - Friday, 7 a.m. - 6 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. | Sunday, 11 a.m. - 5 p.m. Call 651-209-3511 for further details.
All Natural Recycling (south of River Falls) Accepts grass and leaves for a fee By appointment only. Contact Adam at 715-497-9130
Diamond D Farms (Somerset) Accepts grass clippings and leaf waste for free and a limited amount of brush for a fee By appointment only. Contact Dennis at 651-238-0734
Freedom Farm (Houlton) Accepts grass clippings, leaves and manure for a free will offering. By appointment only. Contact Garry at 715-410-4963
City of New Richmond 1935 115th Street, New Richmond website
City residents can use the compost site for free (with a vehicle sticker)
A user fee is charged for all others
Sylvester’s Custom Grinding (Roberts and New Richmond locations) website Accepts grass, leaves, brush, log and tree stump debris for a fee Open April to November Monday - Friday 8 a.m. - 5 p.m. Saturday, 8 a.m. - 3 p.m. Check website for pricing on the Our Products page 715-690-9960
Residents who have Waste Management as their waste hauler may purchase yard waste pick-up service with the company.
A few municipalities have a yard waste site open for their residents only. Contact your municipality for details.