best lawn care book for begginer?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by recycledsole, Sep 1, 2012.

  1. recycledsole

    recycledsole LawnSite Gold Member
    from MD
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    hello im new to lawn care and want to know how to produce and maintain a nice lawn (without chemicals)
    thanks
     
  2. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
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    Where are you located?
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  3. recycledsole

    recycledsole LawnSite Gold Member
    from MD
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    maryland area
     
  4. cgaengineer

    cgaengineer LawnSite Fanatic
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    I had one in mind (I own it) but not much info on cool season grasses.
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  5. Tyler7692

    Tyler7692 LawnSite Bronze Member
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    The best book is online and its free. Its called lawnsite.com.
     
  6. recycledsole

    recycledsole LawnSite Gold Member
    from MD
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    Ok,
    what are the basics i should know about taking care of a lawn?
    thanks
     
  7. BC1230

    BC1230 LawnSite Member
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  8. BC1230

    BC1230 LawnSite Member
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    Now I'm on to turf grass management, etc. lol
     
  9. bohiaa

    bohiaa LawnSite Fanatic
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    you can start at your local junior college, if it's right for you I would recomand a BS degree,
     
  10. 44DCNF

    44DCNF LawnSite Bronze Member
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    Building A Healthy Lawn
    A Safe And Natural Approach
    Stuart Franklin
    ISBN 0-88266-518-9
     

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