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Old 11-18-2005, 03:43 PM
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Most profitable tractor jobs

What are your top three profitable jobs using a compact tractor and attachments?
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Old 11-20-2005, 07:03 AM
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tractor service

I think you will find everyone has a different answer to this question based on what they charge and what they offer. Once you purchase and pay off a tractor attachment it's all profit except for maintenence,travel etc. If you are spraying,spreading,seeding,etc, then there are material cost.
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Old 11-20-2005, 08:35 AM
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Let me re-phrase the question. What are your most popular jobs using a compact tractor and attachments with customers?
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Old 11-20-2005, 08:53 AM
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i use mine to pick up really fat chicks on Friday night
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Old 11-20-2005, 09:16 AM
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Road work after they put in new water, sewer lines, electric etc. nothing works better or faster for fixing the area up than a compact with attachments. 3 guys can do 3 miles of work per day. Thats grading with a harley rake seeding & blowing on straw. The area is usually about 20 ft wide x 5400 ft x .8¢-.13¢ sq.ft = lots of $$$$ when they do a 30-40 stretches of rd.
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Old 11-20-2005, 02:22 PM
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tractor service.

Spraying flight control is very lucrative as we charge material x 4 and its a very expensive product. My favortie service is fertilizing athletic fields. Snow services generate some big cash flow due to many hours of post storm snowblowing and loader work.
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Old 11-21-2005, 12:07 AM
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finish raked a new house lot in a development. Kubota BX-23 , york rake, 14,000 square foot lot, .14 cents a square foot, 4 hours. see ya later bye (do the math)
and my price was actually lower than some other bidders, kind of surprised by that
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