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past the exam!

Discussion in 'Pesticide & Herbicide Application' started by woodlawnservice, Feb 28, 2013.

  1. woodlawnservice

    woodlawnservice LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 955

    Just got done taking the core, ornamental and turf. Passed the core with flying colors but only.got a 77 on the turf And ornamental..had to many open.ended questions with not.enough specifics...
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  2. RigglePLC

    RigglePLC LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,729

    Congratulations. Way to go, Woodlawn.
    The real best teacher is Ms. X. Perience.
    Now get out there and make some mistakes--and learn from them. And don't be the average lawn guy. Be one of the best. You can't do a proper job if your competition is better than you. Keep reading here. You will learn a lot.
  3. georgialawn88

    georgialawn88 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,075

    congrats! very good
  4. newguy123

    newguy123 LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,096

    Good for you man! Way to advance your business and taking it to the next level.
  5. woodlawnservice

    woodlawnservice LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 955

    Yea thanks guys.. be a nice addition to the landscaping... only couple licensed guys iin town so I think I can squeeze some market... I can't tell u how much info I've read and got in my head just from reading.... I bought a lesco 300 gal skid and have 2 backpacks and a pull behind 30 gal boom.just gotta b careful not to burn some lawns! Lol I'm interested in going liquid fertilizer... everyone here does granular fert and pre...
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  6. woodlawnservice

    woodlawnservice LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 955

    I'm starting next week with my pre. Most have already done it here as.we have had warmer than usual winter but I'm glad I waited! Soon as they started its been cold as chit and have had 2 snows on the ground.... I think mine will be perfect timing.next week.. using stonewall wp. U think its getting to late to add gly to the mix. All dormant Bermuda... I hadn't noticed any coming out yet but I just don't wanna stunt it. Maybe cut my rate in half? Or just use lesco 3 way? I got a question about drive.... at my jd landscapes I bought some but it says use mso with IR... guys there just tries to sell me a non ionic with it... I told em no it calls for.mso. they don't even stock mso! They said all guys there.just use a non ionic.... ?
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  7. mcdow

    mcdow LawnSite Member
    from NW Ohio
    Messages: 98

    Congrats! Taking mine in 3 weeks, what percent is passing?
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  8. woodlawnservice

    woodlawnservice LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 955

    70% here on each test. 100 questions on each and all multiple choice or true and false
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