Industry News

SFMA’s call for presentations deadline is approaching

March 24, 2020

Do you have athletic surface research, innovative practices, or hot topics to share with sports field managers and industry experts from around the world?  SFMA is accepting presentations for the 2021

Rutgers Turfgrass Research Golf Classic rescheduled

March 24, 2020

The 2020 Rutgers Turfgrass Research Golf Classic, originally scheduled for Monday, May 4, has been rescheduled for October 5, 2020.  The Golf Classic is celebrating its 25th anniversary in 2020, and

Our commitment to you

March 23, 2020

At EPG Media & Specialty Information, parent company of SportsField Management, we are here to support our customers, including our advertisers and readers, as we all navigate through the current

A Message from President Simpson

March 18, 2020

In this time of such uncertainty, we are all affected in one way or another by the issue before us. As we struggle to find some sense of normalcy in

Are total facility shutdowns imminent?

March 17, 2020

  SFMA President Jimmy Simpson, CSFM, released a statement to SFMA membership on March 12 regarding the impact of coronavirus on the sports field management industry. The following is his statement: As

2020 National Collegiate Landscape Competition cancelled

March 17, 2020

The National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP) announced March 11 that the 2020 National Collegiate Landscape Competition (NCLC) has been cancelled.  For 43 years, NCLC (formerly Student Career Days) has been

NESFMA awards recap

March 17, 2020

New England Sports Turf Managers Association (NESFMA) announced the winners of its annual awards: Sports Turf Manager of the Year – Tom Barry, Greens Farms Academy “Sustainable practices, unwavering professionalism, educational excellence

When was your last soil test?

March 17, 2020

The basis for sound nutrient management and water quality protection programs in turfgrass management revolves around soil testing. A basic soil test will typically provide information on soil pH and

SFMA Webinar to be live on March 17

March 16, 2020

The SFMA March Webinar, titled Get With the Program: Developing Your Own Weed Control Strategy, will be live on YouTube, Tuesday, March 17 at 8 a.m. EST.  The webinar will be

Kubota named official equipment partner of the Texas Rangers

March 10, 2020

Kubota Tractor Corporation is making its Major League Baseball debut this season as the official on-field equipment partner of the Texas Rangers. As the Rangers move into their new ballpark