View Single Post
  #8  
Old 09-30-2013, 08:57 AM
Smallaxe Smallaxe is offline
LawnSite Fanatic
 
Join Date: May 2007
Location: Central Wisconsin
Posts: 9,746
Quote:
Originally Posted by nickz123 View Post
and when do you have to aerate ?? sorry for all the questions just curios
Aeration is for 3 basic functions:

1.) Relieve soil compaction or living thatch...
2.) Get amendments/ferts into the root zone...
3.) Till up bad areas that need to be reseeded(not a seedbed of 3" holes spaced 4" apart)

In other words aerate IF necessary, but only when it is safe to do so... Heat/drought of Summer is NOT a safe time...
__________________
*
Now that I know that clay's texture(platelets) has nothing to do with water infiltration, percolation, or drainage
,,, I wonder what does...
*
Reply With Quote
 
Page generated in 0.04384 seconds with 7 queries