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Lawn care professionals’ profits being eaten away by rising gasoline prices

Ottawa operator fills 2 trucks, 6 machines for $500

May 17, 2022  By Turf & Rec

Lawn care professional are feeling the pinch as gasoline prices continue to soar throughout Canada. An Ottawa business owner says escalating gas prices are eating away at his profits. He’s raised his prices somewhat to compensate for his rising fuel costs, but noted seniors, people coping with injuries and those who don’t have the time still rely on lawn care services. He said his cost to fill two trucks and six machines set him back $500.


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