its cold

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by skurtz78, Nov 18, 2005.

  1. skurtz78

    skurtz78 LawnSite Member
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    do any of you cut when it is below 32 outside. I have been sitting for two days now but dont want to risk injuring the blade of the grass. Just wanting to know what everyone else does.
     
  2. Drew Gemma

    Drew Gemma LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,510

    mow it so it goes dormant and end the season. won't hurt it just cause the color to bleach out. now if it frozen then yes you can casue some damage.
     
  3. lawncare18

    lawncare18 LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 742

    I would say mow it. Shorter the grass is going into the winter less spring dmaage you will have. Shorter grass will also help keep down on the amount of snow mold...
     
  4. befnme

    befnme LawnSite Bronze Member
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    we were 8alls to the walls all day today we started at 26 degrees this morning .
     
  5. lqmustang

    lqmustang LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 620

    It was 19 degrees when I went out this morning. Too much to get done to let the weather get in my way. Grass is pretty much done here tho, so not much grass cutting, if any, to worry about. Mostly just leaf pickup, but I did give final cuts on a couple accounts.
     
  6. jpp

    jpp LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,128

    Yep we did yesterday and today. Have to get them done now before the snow falls. We just waited until it warms up to right around freezing or just below. The only part that was cold was my face. I am hearing snow for next week but I don't know who to believe on that. Still about a week before we are done. All the freaking leaves came down at once and the customers are calling too.
     
  7. South Florida Lawns

    South Florida Lawns LawnSite Platinum Member
    from usa
    Posts: 4,785

    When I started mowing.
     
  8. proenterprises

    proenterprises LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,297

    24 degrees outside here now. BRRRRR. Supposed to be in the 50's by Sunday.
     
  9. jasonnau

    jasonnau LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 454

    Blah, Blah, Blah
     
  10. chopsticks33

    chopsticks33 LawnSite Member
    Posts: 183

    yeah...you live in florida!:)
     

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