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  1. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Just starting up new chemical division of the business to compliment our mowing business. It has been 10 years in coming about. I'm looking for suggestions, recommendations for Spray & Fertilization record keeping and Client records. I'm welcome to all suggestions. - Thanks in advance for your...
  2. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    I'm looking to buy new gloves for our spray techs. We've done some research but there are so many options that we have no idea what to go with. We want something more durable than nitrile. Any suggestions?
  3. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Hey guys, I know it is still a little ways away from being time to spray, but how has prodiamine compared to spectacle? I know some people will use one in fall and the other in spring. Just curious peoples experience with both.
  4. Employment
    Take advantage of the opportunity to be a team member with a fast growing Indianapolis based lawn and landscape company!! Wild Ridge Lawn and Landscape is looking for candidates to apply pesticides to commercial and residential customers. REQUIREMENTS: *Perform the chemical and fertilizer...
  5. Business Operations
    Hey everyone, Just getting into commercial fertilization more, what is everyone's most succesful pricing strategy when they figure a bid? I have a great spreadsheet put together but I'm not sure if I want to try just a per pound/gallon of needed product applied markup or if I want to get into...
  6. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Can anyone point me in the right direction to get licensed to use the heavy duty chemicals. I'm considering specializing in the removal of: poison ivy, poison oak, and other toxic or nuisance vegetation. I live in Tennessee if that helps.
  7. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    I live in middle Tennessee, and I have a patch of crabgrass that reappears every year in my yard that is about 20x20growing in my Kentucky fescue. What will be the most effective way to get rid of this pest without just burning the area? I have seen a product called Gorden's crabgrass killer...
  8. Marketplace
    We currently have a integrated pest management (IPM) and plant health care spray truck body for sale. FRP Body designed to outlast the chassis it rides on, R.O.M. Roll up doors, heavy grade Poly Tanks, Nibco valves, 2-100 gallon tanks, 2 smaller tanks, designed for mixing, pumping, vacuum, and...
  9. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Does anybody know of any sort of chemicals that i can put down to prevent deer and ticks? Thanks a lot.
  10. Marketplace
    I have various lawn care equipment left over from our full service lawn care company that I must sell. Partial list includes...Lesco truck salter,Lesco 200 gallon spray tank on trailer, Fimco 40 gallon pull behind spray tank, 2 backpack sprayers, Lesco power seeder, truck tire chains, various...
  11. Pesticide & Herbicide Application
    Hello, I want to expand my business and start doing weed control. I am a novice to this side of the industry so please be nice. lol. The information I would like to know is. 1. What is a general chemical I can use that a majority of customers prefer (weed control, grass food, etc)? 2. I live...
  12. General Industry Discussions
    Hey guys I had a few questions that I needed help answering if anyone could help me. I have been doing clean ups and straight mowing for a couple years and now I want to get into fertilizing and chemical work. I have declined doing jobs for people in the the past, but this year I have told a few...
  13. Organic Lawn Care
    They finally released the DVD for personal purchase. I received mine last week. Get it HERE: Price $19.95 (These are for home use only and may not be utilized for community screenings). Excellent documentary on the use of chemicals in our industry. I'm...
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