News : Athletic Fields are Greener and More Environmentally Friendly

May 7, 2009

While getting the fields ready for the fall play, Athletic Grounds supervisors made the switch to organic treatments that reduce the risk of harmful toxins.

UNH’s Ron Lavoie and Jim Terenzio worked with Jim Reinertson, owner of Purely Organic in York, Maine, to decide on the innovative organic alternatives for the university’s athletic fields, and replaced synthetic products with those made from vinegar, corn, and tea... Read  More