Get Your Field Ready!

The annual Stars and Stripes Contest will begin June 14th.

Plan to submit your Fourth of July-themed field designs using mowing patterns and/or paint. We will be accepting entries beginning Wed., June 14th and closing on July 11th, with votes cast via social media from July 12-18.

Environmental Facility Certification

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Association News

Get Your Field Design Ready for the 7th Annual Stars and Stripes Contest!

SFMA members are encouraged to submit their Fourth of July-themed field

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Spotlight on Excellence: Celebrating SFMA Members’ Achievements

SFMA is excited to introduce a new monthly column, "Spotlight on

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Beware of Hotel Scams!

Please note that SFMA will not have any outside companies call

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Upcoming June Chapter Events

We have updated the event section of our website in order

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What SFMA Offers

Industry Best Practices

SFMA offers continuing education and information to help sports field managers prepare beautiful and safe field surfaces. These educational resources are created in a variety of formats including educational bulletins, podcasts, webinars, videos, DVDs and in-person conference presentations.

You’ll learn from leading academics, practitioners and commercial innovators.

Member Benefits

When you become a member of SFMA you immediately join an influential network of peers who are willing to share information and best practices. Networking is often cited as the number one reason why sports field managers join the association.

The resources you have immediate access to can help you enhance your value to your employer and prepare you to take the next step in your career.


Core to SFMA’s mission is the safety of athletes of all ages and abilities, from pee wee to professional. SFMA practitioner members implement best practices in field maintenance to ensure safe playing surfaces and minimize the risk of injuries.

We are committed to being environmental stewards, promoting practices that protect the environment and address concerns related to synthetic turf, fertilizers, weed/pest control chemicals, and water usage. By employing scientifically sound maintenance techniques, our members uphold the well-being of athletes, while also demonstrating our dedication to preserving the environment.

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