Formula for Success

Calibrating helps you get the most out of your sprayer, and the material you're applying

  Think of spray equipment and you might picture tanks, pumps, hoses, valves, nozzles, gauges and booms. But the first tool that should come to mind when you contemplate spraying should be a simple calculator. That's because calibrating your sprayer is essential to protecting your turf and getting the most out of the materials you're applying.
  Sprayer calibration is frequently skipped over, says Dr. Casey Reynolds, turfgrass specialist with the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service. "The thing I see frequently is that people are intimidated by it, and they overthink it ... (Read More...)

The Latest from

7/16/2014 - STMA, Toro Award Scholarships

Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) - the professional organization for 2,600 men and women who manage sports fields worldwide - and The Toro Company (Toro) - the leading worldwide provider of innovative turf, landscape, rental and construction equipment ...More

7/8/2014 - ClearSpan Announces Photo Contest

ClearSpan Fabric Structures has launched its annual photo contest and is looking for you to submit your amazing ClearSpan building photos. Whether it's used for an indoor sports field, an indoor riding arena or as a shelter for a stingray tank, send ...More

7/3/2014 - Toro Becomes IA Platinum Member

The Irrigation Association Board of Directors is pleased to announce that The Toro Company has upgraded to the highest level of IA membership: platinum. "Under the leadership of Phil Burkart [IA past president and Toro vice president/general manager], ...More

6/20/2014 - Vinchesi and Lynch Named ASIC Fellows

Irrigation consultants Brian Vinchesi with Irrigation Consulting, Inc., in Pepperell, MA, and Brendan Lynch, with Lynch & Associates, LTD., in Annapolis, MD, were recently named ASIC Fellows (FASIC) at the American Society of Irrigation Consultants' ...More

6/13/2014 - Eco Chemical Promotes Fisher

Eco Chemical Company recently announced the promotion of Jeff Fisher to the newly created position of Business Division Manager for Eco TempLine Athletic Field Marking Systems. In this new role, Mr. Fisher will be responsible for all aspects of product ...More

What's New At Sports Field Management Forum

Seeding Bermuda With Universal Aeravator
Thank you. It is an impressive project. Good luck with it through the fall season. I wish... Read More
07/29 07:32:16 PM
SportsField Management News - 7/23/2014
SportsField Management "From The Field" Read More
07/23 08:49:13 AM
SportsField Management News - 7/8/2014
SportsField Management "From The Field" Read More
07/08 03:37:36 PM