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Fert permit

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by ripple, Feb 17, 2006.

  1. ripple

    ripple LawnSite Member
    Messages: 205

    I have had others do fertilizing for me in the past.. If I want to use fertilizer on a clients property do I need a permit or license? If so where do I get a permit/license and what things do I need to know. Is there a book I should get to study? What about organic fertilizer. Basically clients are asking about fert to make there lawn grow better with less weeds.
  2. Roger

    Roger LawnSite Fanatic
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  3. ripple

    ripple LawnSite Member
    Messages: 205

    Sweet Thank you very much.....search didnt give me any results....
  4. indyturf

    indyturf LawnSite Bronze Member
    from Indy
    Messages: 1,901

    If you are just doing fert applications you may not need a liscense, but if you do any weedcontrol or insecticides you need a liscense. and your customers will want weedcontrol. if you are planning on doing this I would highly recomend getting liscensed so you can apply the herbiceides, it will allow you to make much more $$

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