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Tilling question

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by Timbo, Apr 2, 2004.

  1. Timbo

    Timbo LawnSite Member
    Posts: 80

    I have a customer that wants their garden tilled. They also want 2-3" of new top soil thrown down in their garden. Do I put the soil down first and then till, or do I put the soil down after I till?
  2. jajwrigh

    jajwrigh LawnSite Bronze Member
    Male, from Martinsville, IN
    Posts: 1,405

    Try tilling it first, then mixing the new soil in a retilling a little more. It will be a nice "swirl" of brown and black and the topsoil should be evenly distributed. Good Luck!

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