Topdress For Athletic Fields

Living Earth - Soil - Image Coming Soon - Click to view larger imageTopdress for Athletic Fields Blend is a specific blend of sand and compost. Sand is the major component with the compost adding the organic element required for the development of adequate soil biology. The sand is “subangular” or sharp. Composted rice hulls are used because of their fine texture. The ratio of sand and compost may vary, but 80/20 sand to compost is recommended.

Topdress For Athletic Fields Product Specifications:

Topdress for Athletic Fields consisting of 80% sharp sand and 20% composted rice hulls as supplied by Living Earth (

Topdress For Athletic Fields Uses:

  • Increases rootzone depth for better turf growth.
  • Relieves compaction or hardening of soil surface.
  • Regular top dressing increases porosity and infiltration rates.
  • Topdressed fields use less water more efficiently.
  • Properly maintained fields have more turf and a softer surface.

Topdress For Athletic Fields Standard Applications:

To add organic material, increase rootzone depth and improve irrigation efficiency, apply Topdress for Athletic Fields at the rate of ¼ inch to ½ inch at least twice a year.

*FY04 CWA Section 319, Project #04-3

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Dallas / Fort Worth Area

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Dallas, TX 75220

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Houston, TX 77041

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Anna Ochoa: 281-300-8508
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