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pine straw?

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by jbirdturf, Sep 7, 2007.

  1. jbirdturf

    jbirdturf LawnSite Member
    Messages: 25

    what do you guys figure the sq/ft of 1 bale of pine straw is?
  2. Sweet Tater

    Sweet Tater LawnSite Silver Member
    Messages: 2,123

    Not sure, but it sure fills up a bagger fast.
    It makes the best mulch IMO
  3. clallen03

    clallen03 LawnSite Senior Member
    Messages: 514

    I think it looks best when its thick. I give it 30-40 sqft per bail to make it fluffy. When installed this way it settles into a nice mound. This mound makes the beds and tree rings stand out from the lawn.

    Shake it, tuck it, blow it! That what I tell my guys
  4. jbirdturf

    jbirdturf LawnSite Member
    Messages: 25

    thanks corrie.

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