“Whatever the situation, irrigation systems starting accidentally on the field during games is a preventable embarrassment to the sports turf manager.”
“Coaches should be teaching youth athletes what to look for in a safe, well- performing playing surface. “
“Even if you don’t love golf, this film is worth any turfie’s time.”
“It’s hard to overstate the importance and benefits of the Morrill Act of 1862 … to anyone involved in the green industry and to the nation as a whole.”
“Those who plan the new field start the root growth of field success.”
“There’s no way to get an artificial field in Maine to perform and play exactly like a natural field in Phoenix.”
How do you evaluate a new treatment idea (product or service) for your fields?
“Why do they keep bringing the ball back to the middle of the field after each play? That must be hard on the pitch!”
This stands as a reminder that U.S. turfgrass management isn’t just different north to south, but also east to west.
Maybe you’re a turfie. If you are, you already know what I’m talking about. I’ll try to explain, in honor of the great American comedian …