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Old 04-24-2010, 01:35 PM
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When does mowing season usaly end? i was thinking it was end of November what is it really?
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When does mowing season usaly end? i was thinking it was end of November what is it really?
I think it depends on where you are. Here in South Carolina it is October to November.

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Grass here stops growing October 16th'

I get two weeks to plan out my fall cleanup schedule which starts in November.

You have to be careful. I'm warning you now.

If I didn't finish on the 16th of October, the last two weeks would be hectic... It becomes more like early fall cleanups rather than lawn maintenance. More time per job, & waste of money.

Then my clients wouldn't hire me for fall cleanups as their yards wouldn't be so messy :P

Always have an end date!!!
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I was going to ask this question also. I am in Southern CA and I see some cutting grass year round. But I also see others that stop around November for a few months or they at least cut back on the mowing to once a month. Even though it doesn't really get cold here the grass seems to slow in growth at least for a few months in winter. Or at least my yard does. So should I have a end date or should I just cut back to once a month?
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Grass here stops growing October 16th'
I find it funny that you exactly know when grass stops growing. Hmmm I wonder if it will stop on Oct 16 here
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I find it funny that you exactly know when grass stops growing. Hmmm I wonder if it will stop on Oct 16 here
Hahahahaha!!!

awww gross dammit... reading this post distracted me...

I took a sip up 3 day old coffee instead of my glass of water... ahhh taste so bad.

ANYWAY!

Yeah I have been keeping a close eye on the grass the past few seasons.

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Hahahahaha!!!

awww gross dammit... reading this post distracted me...

I took a sip up 3 day old coffee instead of my glass of water... ahhh taste so bad.

ANYWAY!

Yeah I have been keeping a close eye on the grass the past few seasons.

Well if i'm not done cutting that means your free and you can come and help me lol
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I wonder what a shirt would look like with our combined logos..

I am thinking of Powerangers & their Megazords combining.
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I wonder what a shirt would look like with our combined logos..

I am thinking of Powerangers & their Megazords combining.
Send me your logo i'll make something up lol
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Send me your logo i'll make something up lol
I have it stuck in PAINT only. I lost my program that held it together... lol


Here is a photobucket image!



Booyah!

Hahahaha!!!!
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