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View Poll Results: What do you do with your clippings?
Bag, dump on site 17 9.14%
Bag, Haul away 69 37.10%
Mulch 58 31.18%
Discharge 79 42.47%
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Old 02-18-2010, 11:08 AM
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What do you do with all your clippings?

If u haul away please state where u put them (i.e. barrels in bed of truck, barrels on trailer, dump body, etc.)
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Old 02-18-2010, 11:33 AM
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I bag and haul away, I normally put them in my trailer
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i bag the majority and out them in the back of my dump trucks. we have dump sites here for dirt mulch grass leaves concrete etc.
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Old 02-18-2010, 06:54 PM
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Discharge or haul away.
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We use big tarp bags and fill them with grass and load the truck with them.
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Old 02-19-2010, 01:28 AM
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thanks for the replies. basically i have a truck and 12 ft landscape trailer and im tryin to figure the best method for getting clippings or other waste from the job to the dump site
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Old 02-19-2010, 10:14 AM
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blake when we had pickups we just sucked it up and when we had to dump it got the pitch forks out at the end of the day. it sucked but it works.
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Old 02-19-2010, 10:37 AM
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Within this decade the practice of grass clipping removal by professionals & homeowners alike will come to an abrupt halt...
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...there will be giant strides in the fledgeling bioconversion industry towards lowering the costs of converting such materials into useable fuel forms, such as pellets for wood stoves.
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Old 02-21-2010, 10:39 AM
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blake when we had pickups we just sucked it up and when we had to dump it got the pitch forks out at the end of the day. it sucked but it works.
yea i was thinkin i would build a box for the bed and make it structurally strong so that i can pick it up somehow at the end of the day, just so i can switch from work to personal truck quickly. im not sure yet. thanks for the responses guys.
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blake when we had pickups we just sucked it up and when we had to dump it got the pitch forks out at the end of the day. it sucked but it works.
I did that for about 6 months this last summer. (it sucks bad) I purchased what is called an "EZ loader" it is NICE!! it attaches to your tailgate and removal is a breeze. load capacity is 1500-2000 LBS. thats the best way to go in my opinion.
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