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Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by ACutAbovesiny, Sep 20, 2006.

  1. ACutAbovesiny

    ACutAbovesiny LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 590

    What was the biggest obsticle you had to overcome for the 2006 season (insects, weeds, fungi, PITAs, etc.)???
  2. 6'7 330

    6'7 330 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,823

    It has been so wet around here..the crazy crabgrass!!
  3. fiveoboy01

    fiveoboy01 LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,988

    My biggest obstacle was obtaining customers, seeing as how I started out with zero:)
  4. ACutAbovesiny

    ACutAbovesiny LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 590

    Crabgrass was bad and also had alot of nutsedge.
  5. TJLC

    TJLC LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,308

    Probally heat, insects and alot of rain. I am definately ready for winter, LOL
  6. ChadsLawn

    ChadsLawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,110

    Same here, but also had to get use to the heat, working outside again, doing alot of walking. as I gained alot of weight when I worked in the corp world. My weight is still a big obstacle.
  7. jt5019

    jt5019 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,432

    Crabgrass and very wet/soft lawns
  8. greatlawns

    greatlawns LawnSite Member
    from NJ
    Posts: 34

    A few pain in the butt customers!


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