Originally Posted by fl-landscapes
I didn't want to rain on your parade and advise against the rye but I'm glad to here you decided not to do it. As far as aerate and verticut I dont think your doing any permanent damage, it's just going to take longer to bounce back in cool weather. But if there's serious thatch and compaction problem I would do it too. Grass is still growing its not like you have fear of a frost.
OK, was thinking grass was going into dormancy. Wasn't thinking of where you were.