1. Ask the Expert: Fertilization Strategies for Success: Dec. 12, 2017
    Learn how to do more with less when it comes to your fertilization services. Join the live Ask the Expert event hosted by Koch Turf & Ornamental: Dec. 12, 12-2 p.m. ET in the Fertilizer Application forum .

covering seed

Discussion in 'Lawn Mowing' started by chefdrp, Aug 18, 2003.

  1. chefdrp

    chefdrp LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,384

    Do you guys cover the seed after applying the starter fet. Some say yes some say no?
  2. fblandscape

    fblandscape Banned
    Messages: 776

    You are supposed to. If I am doing aeration I do not, however I am going to start. If I am doing a new lawn, then yes I will always cover the seed. I am assuming that we are talking about covering the seed with more soil as opposed to straw.
  3. Runner

    Runner LawnSite Fanatic
    Messages: 13,497

    I have plenty of grass in two weeks and full lawn in four, so I don't. If there are places where erosion may become an issue, then it's a different story.

Share This Page