First Month!

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by Getmow, Mar 28, 2001.

  1. Getmow

    Getmow LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA
    Posts: 445

    Well, after 11 years mowing this is certainly a change. It is kind of strange watching my old equipment and crews cutting grass while I am spraying.
    This is my first month of just spraying and business is taking off. I am trying to stay with smaller,more profitable properties but I have taken a 220Kft condo on.

    One question for all the chemical gurus here. What is your average cost per 1000 for pre-m/post/fert application (just chemicals). How much of that is fertilizer cost. I could price a property for maintenance and make a good profit now I am kinda starting over again.
    Thanks
    David
     
  2. Getmow

    Getmow LawnSite Senior Member
    from VA
    Posts: 445

    I'm sorry, I didn't post my costs.
    Pre-m(diminsion) and 3-way @ $1.40/kft2
    Granualr fertilizer @ 1.01/kft2

    Am I in the ball park?
     

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