There are a large variety of aerification processes and techniques. Each variation has a particular application. You may even notice that the same machine can be utilized differently depending on if it were on greens versus tees. Turf people use words like venting, punching, coring, pulling cores and many more. Don’t be fooled; they are all simply aerification. Though not popular among golfers, aerification is critical to producing healthy and sustainable turf.
The aerification program at Rose Hill has been created based on the data we have collected as well as an awful lot of experience and expertise.
On Monday, Dryject aerification was completed on all the native soil greens as well as the putting green, 14, 15 and 16. These specialized machines inject sand into the soil. The column of sand allows water to penetrate and gas exchange in the soil.