Mow-Daddy.com (Jim) New to the site I'm from Northern Minnesota. Just waiting on spring we need some global warming! Still have 2 ft snow on lawns and big snow moving in tonite and tomorrow 6 to 12 inches. crap ! 26yrs building contractor, retired 3 years ago to do lawn service(Love It) lot of work 70 hrs a week all summer but up here that's only 4 months long. Add a month for spring/fall clean-up that's about it. 2 employees Equipment: 3 ford rangers, 2 I use, 1 for back up. Gravely 48" ZTHD 24 HP I went with smaller deck I also mow two cemetery's, talk about stones WOW over 1000 graves between the two. Good profit though. Cub Cadet 50" 25 HP ZT (Piece-O-Crap) Cub Cadet 33" 10.5 HP wide walk behind (not as much a piece-O-crap) 3 push mowers 2 stihl rs50 line trimmers still edger echo blower leaf plow w/elect lift tow behind leaf vac stihl 16 chainsaw stihl hedge trimmer Large stainless steel coffee thermos Keep the caffine comin !! Plan to start up Mow-DaddyII in Ocala FL. in 2 more yrs when my Daughter graduates collage. I need to get out of this frozzen He!! hole. 50 yrs is all I can take..