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Baseball and Softball Skin Surface Selection and Management

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Synopsis: 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 21, 2017 8:00 AM
End Time: Tuesday, February 21, 2017 12:00 PM
Location: Cook Campus Wide
Address: No Street Address
Campus: George H. Cook
Room: Extension Conference Center
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@njaes.rutgers.edu
Contact Phone: (848) 932-7317
Additional Information:

Work smarter, not harder - and keep your fields looking great!

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: Alumni,  General Public