Spittin' seeds while you're mowing....

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by JimLewis, Feb 4, 2005.

  1. JimLewis

    JimLewis LawnSite Fanatic
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    Anyone other than me addicted to Sunflower seeds?

    I tell ya, on a hot day there ain't nothin' better to pass the time when you're mowing or working like having a cheek full of seeds to work on.

    That's good stuff.
     
  2. ChadA

    ChadA LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 521

    I love em myself. Only thing is after an hour or so my mouth gets kinda sore. Must be the salt. That hasn't stopped me yet. Keep spittin.
     
  3. Grass Busters Inc.

    Grass Busters Inc. LawnSite Member
    Posts: 75

    They are great but make you so so thirsty!!
     
  4. JKOOPERS

    JKOOPERS LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,259

    i just use skoal alot easier
     
  5. walker-talker

    walker-talker LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Midwest
    Posts: 4,771

    I know they're both bad habits, but I smoke when I am in the truck or house and when I get outside I love a good 'ol dip.
     
  6. Gmgbo

    Gmgbo LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 382

    cherry skoal :alien:
     
  7. dobehap

    dobehap LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 292


    Here in the USA you see 1 in 1000 spitting those things. Back in Europe, 999 out of 1000 spitted them.

    It was very common for a solo businessman to be engaged in selling those seeds, and make big bucks on it.

    American seeds taste discusting imo, you need to find an european store, and buy some professionally prepared sunflower seeds.

    The bad thing is, when you start, you cant stop until they are all gone.

    The only time I make it an effort to buy some, is when I do long distance driving, they keep me from falling asleep behind the wheel.
    Otherwise, I try to stay away from them, as they are addicting.
     
  8. the scaper

    the scaper LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 690

    Copenhagen long cut.
     
  9. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 9,501

    One of my guys Jim eats those damn things all day long...dunno how he does it :dizzy:
     
  10. treemeat

    treemeat LawnSite Member
    Posts: 46

    I had to start rinsing the excess salt off cause I eat like a pound a week.:pumpkin:
     

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