View Full Version : 2nd year on own in canada

02-24-2009, 03:45 PM
Hi there

I am jeremy. I am located near ottawa canada. This is my 2nd summer on my own. I do snow in winter as well. I was a forman fo r5 years then my wife and I decided i shoudl go out on my own. it is tough but it is rewardign as well.

02-24-2009, 04:56 PM
Shouldn't you be TheCanadianLawnMountie?:waving:

02-24-2009, 06:29 PM
that would have been a good name too LOL

02-24-2009, 07:47 PM
Welcome to Lawnsite and good luck in '09.

02-24-2009, 09:08 PM
it's my second year as well and it IS hard. just have to keep working hard and try to built accounts. good luck

02-25-2009, 02:06 PM
thank you. and best of luck to you as well. I am actually working on a contract for 300 sidewalks for next winter.:canadaflag:

02-25-2009, 08:06 PM
:canadaflag:Welcome fellow Canuck

02-25-2009, 08:20 PM
:canadaflag:nice to see another canadian

Five points, On. Can
02-26-2009, 11:31 AM
Hey there, I went to Algonquin college for hort technician back in '86, Do they still have a program. Used to skate to downtown on the canal from there, Do you cut 24 sussex? lol

Hope you have a great season.

02-26-2009, 12:02 PM

not to sure if they still haev it. I took a few online courses from algonquin a couple of years ago.

I know they offer a golf course/ ski managment course now.

where in Ont are ya:canadaflag:

Five points, On. Can
02-26-2009, 02:17 PM
About an hour south of Hamilton

02-26-2009, 08:40 PM
St cathrines area?

we have family down there

maybe i can get you a contract or 2

Five points, On. Can
02-26-2009, 10:38 PM
No, I am on the North shore of Lake Erie, I live outside a small town of 1200 and about 10 minutes from a town called Simcoe. Thanks anyway.

When does your season get started, We usually get going April 1st.

02-26-2009, 10:55 PM
ya me to last year was late because of the crappy winter..not till 1st week of may