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Off season?

Discussion in 'Nurseries and Growers' started by CNYScapes, Nov 21, 2006.

  1. CNYScapes

    CNYScapes LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 916

    How do you guys/gals with nursery / supply yards make money in the winter? What other products can you sell in the off season to take up some slack? We plow snow, but I am looking for other ways to pay the bills at the yard during the slow months. Tell me anything you can sell to keep the places afloat.
     
  2. huh

    huh LawnSite Senior Member
    from Lubbock
    Messages: 251

    Christmas Trees

    Christmas Cactus

    Poinsettias

    FIRE WOOD!
     
  3. Travel'n Trees

    Travel'n Trees LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 631

    Trees, pulverized dirt.
     
  4. BSDeality

    BSDeality LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,849

    how about a salt pile for contractors? liquid de-icing stuff too.
     
  5. CNYScapes

    CNYScapes LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 916

    C'mon what else can I do to pay the bills in the winter? What can I sell that can not be bought at home depot,lowes,target?

    Christmas trees nov. 20 -december 20

    what else? I got 3 more months of nothing?
     
  6. lawncare18

    lawncare18 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 742

    firewood is the way to go i bet!!!
     
  7. Dunlaps LawnCare

    Dunlaps LawnCare LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 400

    plow driveways and parking lotts
     

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