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How many cuts per season?

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by troblandscape, Dec 20, 2003.

  1. troblandscape

    troblandscape Guest
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    How many cuts per year do you plan on giving your customers?
  2. alpine692003

    alpine692003 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,502

    Well, I plan on cutting once a week! But during summer times, maybe five times a month instead of 4 times a month!

    Every monday, or sunday or tuesday! or whatever day I cut!
  3. troblandscape

    troblandscape Guest
    Messages: 0

    Sorry, I meant how many cuts per season
  4. I mow "as needed" cutting off about an inch per mowing. It normally averages 26 mowing's per season. More if it's fertilized, less if the soil is poor and it isn't fertilized.
    I have one account I schedule every 3 to 4 days in the spring.

    The most cuts per season was 33, the least was 17. (Not the same accounts).
    I mow "as needed" because I have big accounts. They want the lawns cut whatever it needs to keep it up. But don't want over-mowed.

  5. ElephantNest

    ElephantNest LawnSite Bronze Member
    from La.
    Messages: 1,878

  6. rodfather

    rodfather LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 9,501

    25 - 30 I would say...depends on whether they're fertilized or not.
  7. mower_babe

    mower_babe LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 790

    usually around 20-25. People do not like to irrigate around here.:angry:
  8. paponte

    paponte LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,366

    28-30 cuts per season. :cool:
  9. wojo23323

    wojo23323 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 608

    It all depends on fertilization, irrigation and weather. I base my maintenance agreements on 32 mowings per year.
  10. walker-talker

    walker-talker LawnSite Platinum Member
    from Midwest
    Messages: 4,771

    This year started 2 weeks earlier and last year went 2 weeks longer.....both years gave 32 cuts. I want to say average is 30 though. That is for the custumers....my lawn received around 26cuts.:D lol

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