ASTM F2269 - 11(2018) - Standard Guide for Maintaining Warm Season Turfgrasses on Athletic Fields

ASTM F2269 - 11(2018)

Standard Guide for Maintaining Warm Season Turfgrasses on Athletic Fields

Status : Current   Published : October 2018



1.1 This guide covers the minimum requirements for maintaining warm-season turfgrasses used for natural surface athletic fields. Practices covered include mowing, fertilization, irrigation, core cultivation, winter overseeding, pest management, and requirements for management of dormant turf winter overseeded with cool-season turf (see also Guide F2060).

1.2 The decisions involved in maintaining a quality natural playing surface should consider soil types, local climate and other factors. Therefore, it is recommended that you contact your local cooperative extension service for more specific information on soils, and grass species and cultivars adapted to your area.

1.3 The values stated in SI units are to be regarded as the standard. The values in parentheses are for information only.

1.4  This standard may involve hazardous materials, operations, and equipment. This standard does not purport to address all of the safety concerns, if any, associated with its use. It is the responsibility of the user of this standard to establish appropriate safety, health, and environmental practices and determine the applicability of regulatory limitations prior to use.

1.5  This international standard was developed in accordance with internationally recognized principles on standardization established in the Decision on Principles for the Development of International Standards, Guides and Recommendations issued by the World Trade Organization Technical Barriers to Trade (TBT) Committee.

Standard NumberASTM F2269 - 11(2018)
TitleStandard Guide for Maintaining Warm Season Turfgrasses on Athletic Fields
Publication Date01 October 2018
Normative References(Required to achieve compliance to this standard)No other standards are normatively referenced
Informative References(Provided for Information)No other standards are informatively referenced
Descriptors athletic field, core cultivation, fertilization, irrigation, mowing, overseeding, pest control, warm-season turfgrass
File Size79 KB

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