When you have a green garden, you need artificial turf

The city of Calgary’s new artificial turf plant, Synthetic Greens, has received the green light from city staff.City officials say they expect the city to begin planting synthetic turf in 2018.“This is a green light for the city and I’m proud to say that we have now received the approval to begin the process,” Coun.Rick …

New adidas shoes are designed for everyday life

A new line of shoes from adidas Originals, featuring synthetic grass and Alcantara suede, will be available starting in January, according to the company.The sneakers, dubbed “Carlisle,” will be sold through the Adidas Originals site and will be the first to use a new synthetic material, which is called “suede” and is made with a …

Why we don’t know why people are wearing the Surfer uniform

The Surfer’s uniform looks like a mix between a surfer and an athlete: It’s blue, has a pair of blue and white stripes, and a black patch on the shoulder that says “SURFER”.It’s part of a collection of Surfer jerseys that have been auctioned off online.One of the items, the “surfer” jersey, has the number …

The most expensive turf for sale in Australia

A synthetic grass is about to go on sale at Home Depot’s Australian outlet for the second time in a month.Home Depot Australia has announced the synthetic turf, which is manufactured by Australia’s Synergies.Synergies is an Australian company that produces the synthetic grass, which has been a staple for some years.Synthetic turf, with its green, …

When it rains, turf grass is expensive

It may sound like a cliché, but the word “trucgrass” means “carpet” in the English language.But, it’s not.A word used to describe the thick, white turf that covers lawns across the country, turfgrass is the most expensive turf grass, costing a whopping $14.49 per acre.That’s up from $7.39 per acre in 2014.The same turf grass …

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 …