Buy a rain barrel now and be ready for spring gardening. The Cannon River Watershed Partnership has fully assembled 55 gallon plastic rain barrels (white or blue) for sale for $40. To purchase your rain barrel please contact Leslie at (507) 786-3915 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Why harvest rainwater?
- Free “soft water” containing no chlorine, lime or calcium making it ideal for gardens, flower pots, car and window washing.
- A rain barrel will save you about 1,300 gallons of water during the peak summer months!
- Helps protect the environment while it saves you money and energy.
- Diverting water from storm drains decreases the impact of runoff to streams and lakes.
- A rain barrel is an easy way for you to have a FREE consistent supply of clean, fresh water for outdoor uses do your part for clean water!