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Equipment needed for a full organic program

Discussion in 'Organic Lawn Care' started by lawncuttinfoo, Jan 29, 2008.

  1. lawncuttinfoo

    lawncuttinfoo LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,010

    I have a lesco granular spreader, backpack sprayers and a JRCO tine rake for my residential lots of 7K sq ft or less. I also rent an aeartor when needed.

    Will I be able to run a full fledged organic program with these tools?

    DUSTYCEDAR LawnSite Fanatic
    from PA
    Messages: 5,134

    all depends how u r going to approach it and how strong your back is:)
  3. lawncuttinfoo

    lawncuttinfoo LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,010

    I plan to have MAYBE one customer that signs up for organic this year. So I can't afford to invest in huge equipment yet. But I need to know I am prepared to service them before I offer the service. It's a 4-5K sq ft yard, I'm fine with heavy things but I will not spend all day at this one prop.
  4. Kiril

    Kiril LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 18,334

    One customer -> a shovel(s), rake(s), wheel barrow, and mower with a mulching blade. :) As you have already indicated, rent the aerator when you need it.

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