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Head groundskeeper Will Schnell made the decision to convert the Rose Bowl from a bermudagrass base (overseeded with perennial ryegrass) to a 100-percent Kentucky bluegrass sod.
“We’ve had really good results with mid-October spraying, because we’re knocking out stuff that’s just starting to show and is going to be there all winter and still be there in the spring.”
Field managers who care for synthetic surfaces want and strive for the same things field managers who care for natural surfaces strive for.
A list of turfgrass conferences, trade shows and courses for late 2016 and 2017.
Darian Daily, the head sports field manager at Paul Brown Stadium in Cincinnati, passed away Saturday at age 47.
Field managers may hear questions from concerned athletes, parents or spectators as to whether sufficient precautions are being taken against the virus.
As synthetic fields have come under scrutiny for health-related issues, much pressure has been put on field managers in some instances to make sure appropriate precautions are taken during the playing season.
Exposure to hot climate elements can be just as damaging as the cold weather issues employees up north face when working outdoors during winter months.