Trouble in the Turf: Lack of Synthetic Turf Testing and Maintenance Puts Athletes at Risk

A disturbing investigative report by Channel 13 in Indianapolis, Indiana, revealed that many of the state’s synthetic athletic fields are not regularly tested — and some have never been tested — for surface-hardness levels a few years after installation. Crumb-rubber infill, which is added to the synthetic grass to support the “grass” blades and soften […]

May 25th, 2015|Categories: News|

Zoysia’s Original Emergence as a Game Changer

When Ken Mangum, CGCS, chose Zeon Zoysia to grass the fairways of the Riverside Course at the Atlanta Athletic Club more than 15 years ago, his (at the time, rather radical) decision was based on a desire for the course to stand out from other local golf clubs. His choice not only worked brilliantly at […]

April 23rd, 2015|Categories: News, Zeon Zoysia|