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Fake Turf Wars

While other cities have turned away from artificial turf, SF is making a big play for fake grass

It’s Sunday morning, 5 a.m., on the ragged fringes of San Francisco, California. It is strangely quiet. Where once birdsong emanated from the underbrush, there are now signs posting the use of glyphosate (the soil toxin found in Roundup and Aquamaster), and…
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by: Mike Murphy – June 4, 2014

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