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Field Striping Tips
May 22, 2017
Many sports field managers use creative skills to design field-striping patterns that are visually appealing to spectators. These patterns give the field a big league look and do not affect their playability. When field managers mow the turf grass in different directions, light is reflected at different angles resulting in the appearance of dark and light stripes. Many people think the turf grass...
Green Groundskeeping: Is It Really Possible?
May 15, 2017
Green groundskeeping is more than a trend for field managers. It has always been the goal when running a good turf field maintenance program. Environmentally friendly, safe, playable fields are what all field managers, parents, and coaches want, but it is not always that easy. Budgets are forever decreasing, and the pressure to do more with less money is higher than ever. Field managers are...
May 08, 2017
Some turf diseases are very hard to diagnose without expensive investigative methods and treatment. However, for most turf diseases you only need basic diagnostic tools and a comprehensive cultural control program to address the problem. Sometimes there are problems that resemble turf diseases, but are not. These are often caused by environmental or management factors such as cold, heat, drought...
Synthetic Turf: Common Issues With Upkeep
May 01, 2017
May families and businesses turn to synthetic turf as they feel that maintenance will be easier. Synthetic turf does not need water, fertilizer or mowing and in some cases it can look somewhat natural.  However, it does need regular care and usually requires a full replacement after about twenty years.   Here are some of the common problems associates with the upkeep synthetic turf:   How It...
Tarp Protection For Your Turf Field
April 24, 2017
Perhaps the best thing you can do for your turf field is to cover it up for protection. Using to tarp to maintain your field is as important as cleaning, mowing and watering it. A small investment in various types of tarps can help secure the long-term health of your turf field. Bad weather and regular use can do a lot of damage to various parts of your field. Investing in proper tarps and...

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