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Newbie to Fertilizing

Discussion in 'Landscape Architecture and Design' started by Lasko's Lawn Service, May 12, 2008.

  1. Lasko's Lawn Service

    Lasko's Lawn Service LawnSite Member
    Messages: 187

    I live in Northern PA and was wondering if there would be a any real benefit to aerating this time of year....basically I'm wondering if I'm passed the "window" of opportunity or should I just be fertilizing and weedkilling at this point....
  2. JNyz

    JNyz LawnSite Bronze Member
    Messages: 1,087

    There is really too much work out there this time of year to be worrying about aerating this time of year. Most guys in my area start aerating in September and go into leaf season since they overseed at this time. Fall is the best time to seed. But to get back to your question yes you can aerate now. It will stir up some weed seeds but you will be OK. All the golf courses are doing it now or just finishing up.

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