The key, whether dealing with strictly field issues or facility or city-wide issues, is to develop a workable plan and follow it consistently.
Depending on your location, facility and the sports played, summer can be your busiest or slowest time — or anywhere in between.
Well-draining soil is critical to healthy fields.
Strategies for painting perfect athletic fields.
Establishing turf in the hottest months of the year requires some special attention.
“The most important thing for a sports turf manager to maintain a proper infield is managing moisture content.”
“I would say that from May through October, it’s pretty much seven days a week.”
A former Major League Baseball groundskeeper discusses why this is crucial.
The plan of attack is daily maintenance.
Seventy percent of baseball and softball takes place on the infield — for the safety of the athletes and top playability, a well-planned and consistent maintenance program is a must.