Withdrawls

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by MattW, Mar 4, 2003.

  1. MattW

    MattW LawnSite Member
    from NH
    Posts: 26

    I don't know about most of you, But, I am starting to have withdrawls from the smell for fresh cut grass (Well mybe it would be the smell of green $$$) (same thing). It has been a long "cold" winter here. I have over 5' snow banks still on my front lawn (and another stormcoming in tonight into tomarrow). By the looks of it I might be moving by august (lol it'll take that long to "Rid" of my white mountains), and the ditchwitch might be able to go on hard ground somewhere in sept. (only kidding but if this winter doesn't get outta here soon, I am gonna go "NUTZ")

    This year I found the real meaning of "CABIN FEVER!"

    Green Grass Irrigation & Lawn Care
     
  2. iclgs

    iclgs LawnSite Member
    Posts: 47

    Yeah I wish we where seeing green. Another 8- 12 inches coming tonight. Was hoping to start cleanups mid march...I guess no chance of that!!:( :(
     
  3. Lawn Specialties

    Lawn Specialties LawnSite Member
    Posts: 207

    I know what you mean I should be outside getting equpment started and washed up. It's usually in the fifties by now. They're calling for freezing rain sleet and snow for tonight and tommorow. Last year I complained that I only got to do snow twice so I guess I got what I wished for. Got another little one due in september and hoped to hit it hard early and make a little extra but I guess time will tell.
     
  4. BRIAN GALLO

    BRIAN GALLO LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 282

    I had some clean-ups and pruning to finish last fall when we got a snow in early November. I haven't made it back yet! Maybe the snow will melt soon????????
     
  5. Jason Pallas

    Jason Pallas LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,325

    iclgs - know what ya mean. I'm in Armada but work down in the Pointes - looks like we have a little more snow to go before we can even think of spring!
     
  6. Albemarle Lawn

    Albemarle Lawn LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,544

    everything will be just fine.
     
  7. iclgs

    iclgs LawnSite Member
    Posts: 47

    Brian, same thing happened to me. There I was doing a fall cleanup and it started snowing. Haven't been back since. I think I should moved to california sun all year round!!!!:D :D
     
  8. Gravely_Man

    Gravely_Man LawnSite Silver Member
    Posts: 2,075

    I am with you but just remember the heat and the exhaustion that only a 95-degree day with 90 percent humidity can bring. I will personally enjoy the cold for a few days more. I love working in Northern Va.


    Gravely_Man
     
  9. IBGreen

    IBGreen LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 726

    I've got em too, I'm really ready to get out there and start mowing.
     
  10. greenman

    greenman LawnSite Addict
    Posts: 1,405

    Well, I got back in the swing of things last Sunday. Hard at it. The snow has put me behind. I'm not actually mowing yet, but Im cleaning up, mulching, pruning, soon to be scalping. I did see one of my lawns today (Zoysia) had some green stands. Wont be long now.
     

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