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Lawn Care Business

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After selling a thriving lawn care business to Scotts two years ago, Phil Fogarty returned to the industry with a new passion. Smart Business Cleveland | November 2000 It's a sunny, warm afternoon in late May. It's the middle of the week and you're stuck in a stuffy conference room listening to ...
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One of our business partners, Clean Air Lawn Care, is up for an Entrepreneur of the Year award. They’re a very cool business–they use electric mowers, organic fertilizers and recycle all their clippings. Please take a second and vote for them! The Emerging Entrepreneur Award from Entrepreneur Magazine ... market research, surveys and trends
The Key to Fighting Lawn Care Customer Attrition
One of the BIGGEST challenges of growing any successful lawn care business is making sure your customers stay with you month after month and hopefully year after year.  It can be especially difficult in situations like what our current economy is presenting because people are really watching their expenses and the ... market research, surveys and trends
“Types of Insurance for the Lawn Care Business” (Health Insurance ...
I know what you might be thinking is, “I don’t need insurance”. Want to make your life uncomfortable? Let your mower throw a rock and hit a child. I’ve had rocks break several windows in my day, but I am so lucking it didn’t hit anyone. Look into insurance! I’ve had several ...


Scotts Co (The): Information from
The grass sure seems greener over at Scotts Miracle-Gro (SMG), the world's largest maker and marketer of horticultural and turf products. Its garden and indoor plant care items include grass seeds, fertilizers, herbicides, potting soils, and related tools. Brand names include Ortho, Miracle-Gro, Hyponex, and ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
GROWING A BUSINESS - Small Business Opportunities
Since its founding in 1977, Spring-Green Lawn Care Corp. has enjoyed an average of eight percent growth annually. In baseball parlance, Spring-Green has played smart baseball. Its strategy of hitting singles and doubles to move people around the bases has succeeded in building successful franchisees and loyal ... industry trends, business articles and survey research
Small Business Opportunities
According to the Department of Veterans Affairs, there are more than 26 million veterans living in the United States. Approximately 225 million active duty service members transition out of the military each year. Wondering what’s next, many turn to business ownership. With this in mind, Spring-Green Lawn ...
Contests Produce Ad Designs on a Dime
Small businesses seeking a new print ad, logo or Web site to attract attention but lack a marketing budget may find an alternative at The San Diego business runs design contests for such clients, letting them choose the best entry from multiple submissions. “We want to help small-business owners gain access to professional ads that fit their budget,” said founder and sole employee David Prova. Since its launch in October 2008, Prova said the Web site has conducted some 400 contests for customers, many of which are nonprofits and smaller service-oriented companies. Customers submit their request, a general description ... market trends, news research and surveys resources
Ad agency 'harnesses power of crowds'
Need an attention-grabbing logo, sign or radio ad for your small business? Can’t afford a full-service ad agency? Not sure how to go about finding a freelance designer? If you have a general idea of what you want, a “crowdsourcing” start-up based in San Diego may have the answer. Prova offers online design contests initiated by private companies and government agencies who need specific services. Graphic designers and audio engineers prepare finished works at their own cost to compete for a cash prize and build portfolios. “Some designers charge as much as $5,000 to $10,000 for designs,” said David Prova, the company's ... market trends, news research and surveys resources


Mar 18, 2009 ... Since 1997, he had owned and operated a lawn care business called K&S Gardening. Service, charging on average $40 to $60 per customer per ... technology research, surveys study and trend statistics
A National Forum on Current Trends and Future Developments in Lawn ...
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Business plan for Lawn care start up
The lawn care business can be divided into two types, residential and commercial . As a start up or one person business, it is much easier to enter into the ...
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Just curious, What have you got for equipment? The right equipment will allow you to do more. Mowers, blowers, and weed wackers are the basics along with the most inportant thing> A TRUCK! been in Landscaping business 4 years There are currently no comments for this question. * You must be logged into Answers to ...
Who owns McCullough lawn care products?
McCullough is part of the MTD family of brands which includes Cub Cadet, Troy-Bilt, Yard-Man, Yard Machines, Bolens, McCulloch and White Outdoor consumer products. Visit their website: It includes information on stores and service locations, an online catalog of parts, service manuals, etc. ...
What tools would i need to start a successful lawn care business ...
I'm looking to start a business in lawn care and landscaping. I know all the tools i need and have them for concrete work. But im also looking to get into retaining walls, mulch beds, blue prints for landscaping, decks and patios, mowing, and of course any other odds and ends. I love doing the work, and im ...