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April 26, 2013

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In the Spotlight
Hugh Weldon interview
A fungicide-free university  
Hugh Weldon, horticultural supervisor, Villanova University, reveals to ATN's Seth Jones why he and his grounds crew stopped using fungicides on the seven fields they maintain for the school.
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Polytex USA launches new artificial turf yarn 
Polytex USA has introduced its new star-shaped artificial turf monofilament yarn. See why this yarn offers a "nice alternative" to other choices.
Editor's Press Box
Synthetic Turf Council hosts pre-conference seminar
By Terrie Ward
The Synthetic Turf Council’s spring membership meeting attracted 177 members and guests from 102 companies in the synthetic turf industry. Read on to learn what participants gained from this well-attended event.

Who do you call when you need quality turfgrass sod? 
By Jim Novak
Finding a quality turfgrass producer you can rely on and build an ongoing relationship with can prove invaluable in meeting whatever challenges your job presents. Resources are available to make your job easier, however.

Playing the Field
Mansfield University plans artificial turf, lights project  
After a 121-year absence, the birthplace of night football will be back in the night football business when Mansfield University transforms Karl Van Norman Field. See how the school plans to celebrate.
Industry News
Bill Roddy
Golfdom, LM magazines expand teams
Golfdom the must-read magazine for golf course superintendents, and Landscape Management, the leading publication for landscape contractors, have hired two seasoned media professionals.
The Right Tools
Turface Athletics expands video library 
Turface Athletics offers an expanded free online video library that boasts more than a dozen video segments intended to educate sports field managers at any level of play on the latest maintenance and renovation techniques for ball fields and sports turf.
AT Calendar Upcoming Events
July 22-25, 2013:
TPI Summer Convention & Field Days
Chicago, Ill.
Contact: Turfgrass Producers International

October 7-9, 2013:
Synthetic Turf Council Annual Membership Meeting
Orlando, Fla.
More Info: Synthetic Turf Council

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