Comments on: Turf Battles and Plant Physics http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/04/04/turf-battles-and-plant-physics/ Global environmental challenges Wed, 16 Nov 2016 08:14:55 +0000 hourly 1 http://wordpress.org/?v=4.2.5 By: Artificial Turf Fan http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/04/04/turf-battles-and-plant-physics/comment-page-1/#comment-336441 Thu, 25 Sep 2008 19:48:56 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/04/04/turf-battles-and-plant-physics/#comment-336441 Artificial turf composition has changes with the times. There is now artificial turf material that bends like the real thing allowing an athlete to slide on artificial turf just like the real thing.

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By: SFParks http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/04/04/turf-battles-and-plant-physics/comment-page-1/#comment-335521 Fri, 27 Jun 2008 21:12:22 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/04/04/turf-battles-and-plant-physics/#comment-335521 San Francisco has a task force looking into this issue.

here are a couple of YouTube videos on the subject;

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=8zsodulEm z0&feature=related

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=sz3laIdWu t4

San Francisco’s City Fields – http://sfparks.googlepages.com/home

Best Wishes,
SFParks

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By: cwachs http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/04/04/turf-battles-and-plant-physics/comment-page-1/#comment-334224 Mon, 07 Apr 2008 14:21:35 +0000 http://blogs.reuters.com/environment/2008/04/04/turf-battles-and-plant-physics/#comment-334224 Our community wants to install up to 6 of these horrible fields. Children’s sports clubs and school districts see syn turf as the holy grail of extended play. I’d like to see how the kids extend play on a warm spring day when the fields reach 140 degrees. They’ll be begging for grass.

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