1. Missed the live Ask the Expert event?
    Catch up on the conversation with Ken Hutcheson, President of U.S. Lawns in the Franchising forum plus sign up to receive a FREE eBook on how to grow your landscape business.

    Dismiss Notice

clearing bruch

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by JB926, Oct 25, 2006.

  1. JB926

    JB926 LawnSite Member
    from NJ
    Messages: 150

    whats the best way to clear out sticker bushes, overgrown junk basically. I was first thinking a chainsaw and a brush cutter then a bobcat came to mind. Should I try to kill alot of it first or what? I will cut the thick **** out but what about the rest....... I am looking for suggestions.......Thanks

    TURFLORD LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 834

    If your talking about a dozen or more covering say about 1000 sq ft then I'd use a hedge clipper to pare them down to size and finish off with a lopper and hand saw. Use an axe and good heavy spade for the stumps. If your talking a whole field of the stuff and it's well established, use a skid stear with a clam shell bucket.

Share This Page