Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by John Deere, Mar 11, 2000.

  1. John Deere

    John Deere LawnSite Member
    Messages: 128

    Yes I know this has been addressed in the past, but I would like to take a poll on what your estimating procedures are on fertilizing. <br>Examples: Do you have a minumum bid? Do you have a one time charge for all apllications? Do you charge per application. Most importantly, what is your charge per 5000 sq. ft. + whatever fee you may have in addition to that if any. Thank you to all who can help me, after all that's what this site if for right?
  2. accuratelawn

    accuratelawn LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 922

    In this area $35-$50 per 10,000 per application. I try to sell 6 step program.<br>Pre-emergent<br>fert weed control<br>fert x 4 weed control as needed<br>higher n in the fall <br>
  3. NeilG

    NeilG LawnSite Member
    Messages: 63

    J.D.<br>$34 for the first 4K SQFT<br>$3 per 1K after that.<br>Bill by the application.<br>In my area, Seven treatments.<br>2 Spring PreEm<br>3 Summer Fert<br>2 Fall PreEm<br>Thinking of adding a fuel surcharge, if cost of gas keeps going up and up and up.

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