Spring aerification offers so many benefits in addition to providing a great opportunity to incorporate Nature Safe into your turf management program. Harrell’s Fertilizers, a Nature Safe distributor headquartered in Lakeland, Florida, lists the following benefits in their literature. Remember, applying Nature Safe during aerification will really give your customers great results. Nature Safe strengthens all the benefits that aerification offers by creating a nutrition foundation in the turf’s root zone. You can dramatically enhance results by combining the Nature Safe with aerification.

Benefits of Aerification: relieves soil compaction, prevents layering, allows deeper andfaster water penetration, promotes thatch decomposition, aids in gas exchange, increasesmicrobial activity, promotes rooting, and improves drainage

As you know, failure to maintain an aggressive aerification program in stressed areas canresult in poorly drained soil, thin grass stands and continued problems with algae and disease.