By Scott Eckert, county extension agent, horticulture Cool season lawns like tall fescue need to be properly cultured to stay healthy. A healthy root system is a must for an attractive lawn. Oxygen in the soil is vital for healthy roots. Root growth is inhibited by clay and compacted soils because of a restricted oxygen supply. Aerating improves rooting and problem soils by allowing
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