November 2020 - SporTurf

November 2020

Happy Thanksgiving From Sporturf

Thanksgiving, also known as “Turkey Day,” is a uniquely American holiday rich in cultural traditions. The Thanksgiving holiday became an official federal holiday set by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1939 and approved by Congress in 1941. The word “Thanksgiving” mainly evokes images of football, family reunions, roasted turkey with stuffing, and pumpkin pie all over the United States. As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, we wanted to take some time to acknowledge the true MVP’s here at Sporturf™: our...
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Happy Thanksgiving From Sporturf!

Thanksgiving, also known as “Turkey Day,” is a uniquely American holiday rich in cultural traditions. The Thanksgiving holiday became an official federal holiday set by President Franklin D. Roosevelt in 1939 and approved by Congress in 1941. The word “Thanksgiving” mainly evokes images of football, family reunions, roasted turkey with stuffing, and pumpkin pie all over the United States. As we approach the Thanksgiving holiday, we wanted to take some time to acknowledge the true MVP’s here at Sporturf™: our...
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Sporturf Tech Tip 11: Turf Matting

Please continue reading below to learn about matting on synthetic turf: Matting of fibers may occur in areas of high foot traffic, especially if fibers have become soiled with dirt and other airborne pollutants. Periodic "cross brushing" of the turf can help restore the aesthetic appearance of the synthetic turf. "Cross brushing" means brushing activity takes place against the grain, nap, or sweep of the turf fibers. By brushing against the turf, the fibers will become erect. A brush with...
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Sporturf Says Thank You Veterans!

  Sporturf would like to express our thanks and gratitude to all of the Veterans out there! Thank you for your service and sacrifice. Interesting Facts About Veterans Day Veterans Day occurs on the “eleventh hour of the eleventh day of the eleventh month” In 1968, the Uniform Holidays Bill was passed by Congress, which moved the celebration of Veterans Day to the fourth Monday in October. The law went into effect in 1971, but in 1975 President Gerald Ford returned...
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