When will artificial turf be installed in a dog’s yard?

We all know that artificial turf is a great idea for dogs.The problem is that it’s expensive, hard to install and the only way to install it is to have the dog in your backyard.Artificial turf has become increasingly popular since the World Cup and, for the first time, it’s being installed in dogs’ yards.What …

A new study finds no impact on outdoor water quality in rural areas

A new paper published in Nature Climate Change suggests that urban water quality has not changed much from the past century.This is a welcome result that suggests the long-held assumption that urbanization and water quality have a lot in common is not necessarily wrong, says lead author Eric Fung, an associate professor of civil and …

Tennis legend, tennis legend, golfer, tennis star on artificial turf: ‘The only thing that matters is the grass’

Tennis legend and tennis legend Roger Federer is a big believer in artificial turf, and he’s now making his pitch for a new version of the sport.The 64-year-old tennis star made the comment during an interview with ESPN on Wednesday when asked about his new book, The Tennis Way, that includes a section on artificial …

Lowes Scotts, Lowe’s and Walmart to Offer New Retail Targeted at the Next Gen of Retailers

By: James R. Fiedler, The Associated PressThe makers of Lowes’ turf shoes are launching a new retail store in the New York City area, where they hope to gain customers from a growing retail landscape dominated by big-box retailers.The company said Tuesday that it has signed a lease at the corner of Fifth and Broadway …

How to Use Your Turf To Help Heal A Flooded Home

In the wake of Hurricane Sandy, the National Geographic Society and the Smithsonian Conservation Biology Institute teamed up to build a new habitat for frogs, salamanders, and other animals that live in the arid western U.S. in an effort to provide them with the environment they need to thrive.The project, called Turf to Grass, was …

Surfer, cyclist, kayaker to take up the torch for Australia’s turf burn

Surfer Shaun White, a quad-diver from Brisbane, is the man behind the Australian Outback Surf and turf burn initiative.He is the founder of Surfing Australia, a national surf group that promotes surfing on Australian soil.Surfing has been a cornerstone of surfing culture for thousands of years.Mr White has also been a champion kayaker and a …

Which soccer fields are artificial?

Soccer fields are synthetic, and they’re not natural grass.And they’re also not grass.In fact, they’re just a piece of artificial turf, a porous material with no natural grass roots.And while synthetic turf fields are commonly used for soccer games, they don’t produce any kind of grass, as opposed to grass that grows on a soil …