Lesco is out of seed!!!

Discussion in 'Turf Renovation' started by ProLawns, Sep 24, 2006.

  1. ProLawns

    ProLawns LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 476

    I ran out of seed so I called Lesco to see if they had plenty of Tri-Gold in stock and they were out and weren't getting any more in and they had very little Transition blend left. They told me to call the corporate office and complain. This is pathetic. We're right in the middle of seeding season and Lesco runs out. I had to go to their competitor.
  2. JB1

    JB1 LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,904

    careful you might find a better seed at a better price.
  3. Jason Rose

    Jason Rose LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 5,858

    Funny, I was in Lesco in Wichita KS today and they had some 10 pallets each of trans. blend and Tri Gold! I asked the guy there about them being out and he laughed...
  4. lx665

    lx665 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 147

    Lesco was out of seed in Richmond last week. I was also forced to go elsewhere.

  5. leeslawncare

    leeslawncare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 649

    Thats funny. I went by my store last Friday an they were slap out of every thing (seed) said"they sold 80 thousand lbs since the last time i was there (9-1. We got 1300lbs. small order but i knew i would need more ) "Why doesn't the local guy's let the main office know about the dry weather an the possibility of a run on the market for the area????You would think that the main office would watch the weather as much as WE WOULD!!

    MOW PRO LAWN SERVICE LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,568

    Pallets and pallets of trigold gone in three days we went with transition.
  7. lx665

    lx665 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 147

    They are out of seed again. I called this morning and all they have is some rye. This is the forth time this year I have needed seed and they have been out. I love the way they have treated me, but if they don't have seed I'll need to go elsewhere.

  8. grass_cuttin_fool

    grass_cuttin_fool LawnSite Gold Member
    Messages: 3,526

    Have you tried the store in lynchburg, Rick has/had a good supply, plus they are a mobile store also. I know they deliver as far as charlotesville, maybe even farther north

  9. all ferris

    all ferris LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,309

    Lesco was out of seed in the st. louis area too (transitions):nono:
  10. lx665

    lx665 LawnSite Member
    Messages: 147

    Wayne, I have always been able to count on Lesco having seed. Lesco running out of seed is like a plumbing supply company running out of pipe. I have started buying from Landscapers. There price is higher, but I can count on them.


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