Aerify? Better than areating???

Discussion in 'Organic Lawn Care' started by Alan Oncken, Mar 25, 2005.

  1. Alan Oncken

    Alan Oncken LawnSite Member
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    Just received a flyer about "aerify", which is touted as being better than lawn aeration. Anyone had any experience with it or simular products. They have a web site; www.natureslawn.com .Thanks.
     
  2. dylan

    dylan Member
    from Ontario
    Posts: 273

    Sounds interesting. Pretty much like any "natural" program that adds to the soil. I wonder if his product is homemade or available commercially.
     
  3. nocutting

    nocutting LawnSite Senior Member
    Posts: 530

    Sure the benifits are Great, added to a spray tank this doubles their income.Now they can feed and "Aerify" in a single treatment. or as an additive to a graular application. anytime you can increase the microbes its better than mechanical aeration, espescially with clay soils.
     
  4. Green Quality

    Green Quality LawnSite Member
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    yep this is called humic acid!!! word search different grades of this stuff
     
  5. Alan Oncken

    Alan Oncken LawnSite Member
    Posts: 42

    Guess I might think about selling my aeration machines.
     
  6. coyoteman

    coyoteman LawnSite Member
    Posts: 89

    So, the big question. Has anyone tried it and does it work???. Would love to add on another service like that. Perhaps i'll post it in the other forum too incase someone there has tried it.
     
  7. sheshovel

    sheshovel LawnSite Fanatic
    Posts: 5,112

    Who knows,I bought a quart but wont be able to post results for 6 to 12 months.Wont be able to tell for awhile if it's working or not.Will let you know if I notice any difference in our clay hardpan sooner than that.
     
  8. ECS

    ECS LawnSite Bronze Member
    Posts: 1,732

    Don't know about other states, but you can not even buy it in Wyoming, at least a couple of years ago you couldn't. A liscensed applicator could get it in Idaho and use it in Wyoming though. Just mentioning this as a heads up to check with your state or county as to if you can use it ot not.
     
  9. Green Quality

    Green Quality LawnSite Member
    Posts: 176

    I can give you a contact no# right from the mfg no middle man.A guy I worked with at sony,found a another job he is Now selling this stuff,Right from the plant.I bought 2. 1/2gal of industry humic acid for $50.00.1gal will cover 1 acre.now depends on the soil how bad is it.(20 to1 which is 6.4oz to a gal 128 0z. or 40 to 1 )I charge 30 to 25 a 8th of a acre.60 to 50 1/4 of a acre. so I could make $450.00 -the $50 cost.still that $4oo.00,not bad being that most of my lawns are about a 1/4 of a acre. He can get 2 1/2 gal, 5 gal, 55gal drums. or what ever size you want. :blob3: Ps Ihave the data safety sheet in front of me. this stuff is pretty clean!
     

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