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Baseball and Softball Skin Surface Selection and Management

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Synopsis: Work smarter, not harder - and keep your fields looking great! Learn how to select the best infield mix for your facility, as well as the basic construction principles of the pitcher's mound and the batter's box. Learn the most modern practices of building and maintaining a better infield.
Start Time: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 8:00 AM
End Time: Tuesday, February 25, 2014 12:00 PM
Location: New Brunswick Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: College Avenue
City, State, Country: New Brunswick, NJ US
Fee: See website
Sponsor: Rutgers Office of Continuing Professional Education
Category: Workshop, Course
Web Site: http://www.cpe.rutgers.edu/courses/current/at0503ca.html
Contact Name: Joe Canzano
Contact Email: canzano@aesop.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (732) 932-9271 ext. 624
Additional Information:

Agenda:

  • Overview of soil physical properties and ASTM specifications for skin surfaces
  • Infield mixes, pitchers mound, and batters box construction
  • Renovation of skin surfaces
  • Maintenance practices used on public infield surfaces
Target Audience: General Public