Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by FertiLawn, Nov 11, 2004.

  1. FertiLawn

    FertiLawn LawnSite Member
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    Can anyone tell me if you can purchase fertilizer from lesco before you are certified.
  2. Darr57

    Darr57 LawnSite Member
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  3. SodKing

    SodKing LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,641

    ditto...... :cool2:
  4. turf hokie

    turf hokie LawnSite Silver Member
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    They are salesman first..............
  5. Hamons

    Hamons LawnSite Senior Member
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    No certification needed to apply fertilizer. However, they will sell anything that is not restricted use to anybody from homeowner to lco's.
  6. qps

    qps LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Posts: 1,484

    don't know about where you are but in Indiana you do have to be certified to fertilize a lawn...unless its your own...if your charging for it, you gotta be certified and licensed.
  7. chefdrp

    chefdrp LawnSite Bronze Member
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    yes you may buy fert from Lesco and things that are not registerd. at least i can in NY.
  8. Hamons

    Hamons LawnSite Senior Member
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    Thank you, I suppose he should check GA's laws before listenig to me.
  9. cleancutccl

    cleancutccl LawnSite Senior Member
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    Hamons, I was told that in Kansas if you are getting paid to apply anything to someones yard you must be certified. I actually got this information through a phone call from the state of Kansas threatening me with 1000.00 for each customer infraction.
  10. kickin sum grass

    kickin sum grass LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 628

    kentucky is that way also. Anything applied even striaght fert.

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