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Matching articles for Surfaces - Natural Turf: 28

Field Goals

Making Multi-Use, Multi-Sports Fields Work

Feature Article - February 2020

If your sports field sees increasing demand and high traffic, you need to know the best strategies for keeping it in playing condition. Here, we talk to sports-field-savvy pros to learn the best practices for minimizing wear and tear.

Playing the Field

Sports-Field Savvy to Make the Most of Your Investment

Feature Article - February 2019

Whether you're looking to build a field for baseball, soccer, football or lacrosse, and whether you're opting for natural or synthetic turf, you need to ask a lot of questions up front to get the most out of your investment.

Get Ahead of the Game

Successful Sports Field Maintenance

Feature Article - February 2018

No matter which sport you're playing, sports fields can take a serious pounding, and most people expect the field to bounce right back for the next game. Staying on top of maintenance requirements is one way to prevent problems.

Sports Fields

One Field, One Season
Keeping the Natural Turf

Guest Column - January 2018

When UNC needed a new practice field, the school's team went to great lengths to stay with natural turf.


Rebels Return to Their Roots
Vaught-Hemingway Stadium, University of Mississippi in Oxford, Miss.

Facility Profile - April 2017

When faced with the choice between synthetic and natural turf, this university chose the best of both worlds.

The Best of Both Worlds

Know When to Rely on Synthetic or Natural Turf

Feature Article - February 2017

Is synthetic turf or natural turf best for your sports and recreation programming? The answer is, both. There are reasons to use one or the other, but for many facilities, a combination of the two will maximize programming possibilities.

The State of the Sports Turf Management Industry

Guest Column - January 2017

Sports fields require attention and care to ensure playability and safety for athletes. Luckily, there's a team of trained professionals who have the know-how to keep your fields in tip-top shape.

Get an Upgrade for Your Athletic Fields

Web Exclusive - October 2016

Since 2015, the Healthy Turf. Healthy Kids. Initiative has renovated more than 607,000 square feet of athletic and recreational green spaces. Learn more about how to add your community's name to the hat to get your own athletic field renovation project under way.

Sports Fields

Eight Benefits of Natural Grass

Guest Column - January 2016

While many facilities are transitioning their sports fields to synthetic turf, natural grass turf can provide many useful benefits.

Sports Surfaces

The Surface Matters

Guest Column - November 2015

When you want players to be safe and play their best, it's crucial to understand how your surface is put together.