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Old 03-09-2012, 10:28 AM
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Originally Posted by bugsNbows View Post
Tough time for a start-up. Good luck.
Bugs

I am actually having an increase in business. Partly because I am advertising Fire Ant Control now and Low Balling my price to $ 5.00 a Thousand. I still have a HUGE profit margin at a Completive price and I even set up a separate spray truck just for Straight Insect (no Fert etc) spraying and GHP. So as a one man band I have two different spray trucks.

I will agree it is a tough time to start up. But being an election year I believe we are in a false economy. I hate to say it but I look for a real bust after the election and feel it might be worse than 08.


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