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Old 06-28-2012, 10:27 AM
Jimslawncareservice Jimslawncareservice is offline
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what you like to see invented for the lawn industry?

I would like to drought free/ stress free grass that doesn't need to be fertilized a lot to make it look decent. It would also cut down on water usage and dust/ dirt flying in the air. Help with run off when it does rain way too much.
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Old 06-28-2012, 10:37 AM
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I would like to drought free/ stress free grass that doesn't need to be fertilized a lot to make it look decent. It would also cut down on water usage and dust/ dirt flying in the air. Help with run off when it does rain way too much.
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It already exists, it's called Astroturf!
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Old 06-28-2012, 11:02 AM
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It already exists, it's called Astroturf!
Is that what it's called, around here we call it crabgrass.
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Old 06-28-2012, 12:08 PM
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I'd like a product that turns everything the same exact hue of green. Then it would not matter what was growing in the lawn, it would look good all the time!
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Old 06-28-2012, 12:35 PM
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I would like to drought free/ stress free grass that doesn't need to be fertilized a lot to make it look decent. It would also cut down on water usage and dust/ dirt flying in the air. Help with run off when it does rain way too much.
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Zoysia!

Also, I'd like someone to invent a trimmer that has some sort of sensor inside that fed line as needed. Be nice if you could pull a little trigger on the handle to feed the line instead of current "auto-feed" systems which are not good, and bump feed lines that just lead to needing more replacement parts and scalped areas.
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Old 06-28-2012, 01:28 PM
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I'd like a machine to talk to those PITA customers we all have...
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Old 06-28-2012, 01:38 PM
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For those in this business, I'd like there to be some sort of deal/permit for reduced gas prices like truckers get.
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:06 PM
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It already exists, it's called Astroturf!
It's not the same. It doesn't help up with mowers. And who would spend 30k on a small lawn that only lasts 10 years at best. It requires a lot to maintain that crap too. It was silly on the Brady bunch and still is.
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:07 PM
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[QUOTE=Ridin' Green;4456100]For those in this business, I'd like there to be some sort of deal/permit for reduced gas prices like truckers get.[/QUOTE

You would think we use enough of it to qualify
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Old 06-28-2012, 05:44 PM
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I'd really like to see cheap, plastic solar lights that self destruct when placed in GRASS instead of in beds where they belong.
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