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Scored Vermiculite for Super Cheap!!

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Post  jamesindetroit on 4/25/2011, 11:11 pm

If you are a Southeastern Michigander, most specifically, Oakland County..Farmer John's Greenhouse in Farmington Hills has 4.0 CU FT of Vermiculite, Coarse grade for 19.99....a steal by all measures of other local retailers..They are pretty well stocked according to staff..

Buyer Beware, I went in twice, inquiring once, and purchasing 5 bags the second, and both times, they thought I was growing Pot...

hehe...not funny...
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Re: Scored Vermiculite for Super Cheap!!

Post  ashort on 4/26/2011, 9:05 am

How many of those "plants" do you plant per square foot?
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Post  sfg4uKim on 4/26/2011, 9:20 am

ashort . . . just check the back of the package for the "thin to" instructions. funny post

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Re: Scored Vermiculite for Super Cheap!!

Post  Miss M on 4/26/2011, 12:39 pm

@jamesindetroit wrote:
Buyer Beware, I went in twice, inquiring once, and purchasing 5 bags the second, and both times, they thought I was growing Pot...

hehe...not funny...
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Re: Scored Vermiculite for Super Cheap!!

Post  fiddleman on 4/26/2011, 4:47 pm

Sounds like a great buy!! If gas wasn't so expensive right now, I'd take the truck down and pick some up... The round trip would probably cost a full tank and that's about $120.00 at $4.17/gal to add to how much it costs. I think it would be cheaper to purchase it on line for me. A month ago gas prices were cheaper and it would have worth it. Evil or Very Mad

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Re: Scored Vermiculite for Super Cheap!!

Post  ashort on 4/26/2011, 5:27 pm

@fiddleman wrote:Sounds like a great buy!! If gas wasn't so expensive right now, I'd take the truck down and pick some up... The round trip would probably cost a full tank and that's about $120.00 at $4.17/gal to add to how much it costs. I think it would be cheaper to purchase it on line for me. A month ago gas prices were cheaper and it would have worth it. Evil or Very Mad

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These two might want to car-pool with you. I hear they have a van and an ice cream truck... Cool

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Scored Vermiculite for Super Cheap!!

Post  jamesindetroit on 4/26/2011, 9:21 pm

ksroman wrote:ashort . . . just check the back of the package for the "thin to" instructions.

That went over my head...care to elaborate?
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Re: Scored Vermiculite for Super Cheap!!

Post  CindiLou on 4/26/2011, 9:26 pm

Oh yea! Cheech and Chong with the dubbie....rofl....Love that movie!

I get the same reaction when I talk about my grow cabinet rofl....
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