Lesco Website--Read

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by RAlmaroad, May 2, 2012.

  1. Landscape Poet

    Landscape Poet LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,637

    What inventory is available locally is a plus, pulling the label and knowing what target pest were, use rate etc etc where all great and something I wish was still there. All this info we can of course find elsewhere if you know what you are already looking for, but the website was great as you could just browse and find products that may work just as good at a better cost for you.
    If they put the price it would be great but we all know that we each potentially pay a little different than the price listed...but it was handy on figuring what product gave you the most bang for your buck.
    IMHO Lesco is generally is not the cheapest of the suppliers ...but being able to use there website for research and cost led me to buy from them many times even though they were slightly higher.
     
  2. Chilehead

    Chilehead LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from Stockbridge, GA
    Posts: 1,897

    JDL sucks, but the Lesco from the days of old rocked! I get all my chems from Harrell's now.
     
  3. Think Green

    Think Green LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,746

    This is why I purchase from BWI!!
    Their website is vast......if you have an account! Put an order in on Monday and the shipment will be arriving in a day or two. This is respects that the distribution center is a couple hundred miles from me.
    They drop ship it too your door.
     
  4. P.Services

    P.Services LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 6,322

    The basic information for fertilizers, pesticides, etc, etc can be found by going to “Resources And Services, Technical Support.”



    The cross reference charts for products and the associated pest issue can be found in the “2011-2012 Product Catalog” under “Products.” Attached is a PDF copy of these charts from pages 280-305 of the catalog.
     
  5. Shegardi

    Shegardi LawnSite Member
    from Ohio
    Posts: 198

    they bought LESCO 5 years ago, if they wanted the info on the web, it would already be out there
     
  6. jonthepain

    jonthepain LawnSite Senior Member
    from Raleigh
    Posts: 522

    i have yet to get a reply from jd about their website. i'm sure they don't care about me.

    the old lesco website was awesome. i guarantee they got more of my business because of it.
     
  7. bug-guy

    bug-guy LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 964

    i don't understand, i just went there type in a fert in the search came up with 6 choices picked 1 and got labels and msds
     
  8. ro1207

    ro1207 LawnSite Member
    from Midwest
    Posts: 61

    Why is it so hard for people to understand that "Lesco" no longer exists? Lesco went out of business 4 years ago. JDL bought the name and closed most of the Lesco locations. Their is no longer ANY members of Lesco Corporate management involved and JDL just uses the Lesco name soley as a brand. JDL is not a fertilizer company nor do they want to be one
     
  9. jvanvliet

    jvanvliet LawnSite Gold Member
    Posts: 3,939

    JDL or Lesco is overrated and overpriced, their web site is impossible to negotiate and get information, even on their hardware.

    We get all our chemicals & fertilizer from Helena.
     
  10. inzane

    inzane LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,360

    i'm confused as well. i spent the last few days looking up products by name. found all the item #'s label info and msds info i needed. https://www.johndeerelandscapes.com/home/products/msds-labels.aspx i did like the old lesco site better, i thought they had some prices on there back then.

     

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