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Compost Bin Sales

Create compost from kitchen scraps with a worm compost bin.

The Wriggly Wranch

The Wriggly Wranch uses red wiggler worms to break down kitchen scraps into the world's best fertilizer! This bin has two working trays, one collector tray, and a tap to drain liquid. San José residents can purchase the Wriggly Wranch for only $50.

Dimensions: Height: 25", Width: 15", Depth: 22"

 The Wriggly Wranch


Purchasing a Discounted Compost Bin

Note: Sales of discounted Wriggly Wranch compost bins have been temporarily suspended in response to COVID-19. Please check back soon for updates.

Worm compost bins are available for sale throughout the year to San José residents at:

Guadalupe River Park Conservancy Visitor Center
438 Coleman Ave.
San José, CA 95110
Phone: (408) 298-7657

Hours: M-F 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. and Sat. & Sun. 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

  • If you are a San José resident, you may purchase a bin by providing a valid driver’s license with a San José address or a utility bill and picture ID. City of San José employees must present their employee ID.
  • Accepted forms of payment: check, cash, or credit cards (incurs a $1/bin fee for processing)