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Old 04-17-2013, 05:30 AM
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Lawnboy made me do it or else I forfeited my 50% share of his profits.
HA! I thought I had you....I already called my lawyer to sue the crap out of you! I figured 50 Gazilion billion million dollars was a good number.


Most states have a fine, but then again, never enforce it. Theres a risk to doing it and not knowing what your doing. Ask this guy:

http://www.theblaze.com/stories/2012...stic-fibrosis/


Look into organic fertilizers. For most states you don't need a license. Milorganite works great to get the lawns green again, and all organic. you can buy it at home depot., $13 for 38lbs. Make sure you check your state laws though...
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Seriously though nobody should touch fertilizer or weed killer without a license. I have three neighbors that havent had grass in three years because trugreen had a inexperience person over apply. The penalty in my state is $5000 just for advertising.
I had a friend son get fined $800 for a bottle of round-up on his truck without the (DATA SAFETY SHEET) had the license just not all the paperwork
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When I get a call for spraying weeds, bugs fert I tell them the price, and then call the guy who lives down the road to do the work. He goes out, does the work collects, and then give me my 10 bucks for the referral. I don't have a license, nor do I have the insurance for the work, and the fine for first time citation is 5000 dollars.
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