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Sand-capping depth based on moisture retention curves Posted on 12 Nov 2018 in the Featured & Research categories.

Sand capping is done on golf course fairways and sports fields that drain poorly in an attempt to allow play to resume quickly after rainfall. Sand capping involves applying a Read more»

Winter traffic stress on a Transition Zone bentgrass green Posted on 22 Feb 2017 in the Featured & Research categories.

Many factors affect the durability of turfgrass under traffic stress, including the turfgrass species and cultivar, timing and type of traffic, root zone composition and construction type, soil moisture levels, Read more»