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2009-06-22 09:44:00

First NFL team to install an advanced synthetic turf system from AstroTurf(R) RALEIGH, N.C., June 22 /PRNewswire/ -- AstroTurf brings its latest innovation directly to the National Football League. The announcement came today that the St. Louis Rams have selected AstroTurf(R) for a new synthetic practice field at Rams Park. The joint construction effort between GSV, AstroTurf and Munie Greencare Professionals will begin immediately and the field will be ready in time for the start of...

2009-05-19 09:24:00

Cutting edge technology significantly reduces surface temperature RALEIGH, N.C., May 19 /PRNewswire/ -- GeneralSports Venue(TM) (GSV), a leading sports specialty company and the exclusive U.S. licensee of AstroTurf(R) branded synthetic turf products, announced today the launch of astroflect(TM) Technology featuring Bonar Coolgrass(R), which significantly reduces surface temperature when compared to a typical synthetic turf field. "We have always been proactive in the area of safety,...

Word of the Day
  • A somewhat riotous parade, accompanied with the blowing of tin horns, and other discordant noises; also, a burlesque serenade; a charivari.
'Callithump' is a back-formation of 'callithumpian,' a 'fanciful formation' according to the Oxford English Dictionary. However, the English Dialect Dictionary, says 'Gallithumpians' is a Dorset and Devon word from the 1790s that refers to 'a society of radical social reformers' or 'noisy disturbers of elections and meetings.'