Industry News

4 community leadership skills to improve this year (and how to do it)

August 18, 2020

By Sean Morris For community leaders, the challenges never stop coming. There are always new problems to solve, old wounds to mend, and communities to bring together. That’s why community leaders

Begin applying for SFMA awards, scholarships and grants

August 18, 2020

The SFMA awards program, scholarship and grants programs will open later this month for applications. Although the deadline to submit for all programs is Oct. 15, now is the time

SFMA Town Hall meeting End of Summer Field Management Practices (video)

August 18, 2020

The most recent SFMA Town Hall meeting, on the topic of “End of Summer Field Management Practices” featured panelists Josh Koss, CSFM, San Diego State University; Bryan Hopkins, Ph.D., Brigham

IA University is open for registration

August 18, 2020

Registration is now open for the 2020 IA University classes. These courses teach the fundamental and practical skills you and your staff need to design, install or maintain an irrigation

Capitalizing on the New Norm: Sports Field Managers Using Staff Creatively Amidst Pandemic

August 17, 2020

With the lack of play during the pandemic, sports field managers at colleges and universities, like Shane Richards of Utah State University, have been taking advantage of this time to

SFMA August webinar to be held August 18

August 13, 2020

The next SFMA webinar will be live on YouTube, Tuesday, August 18 at 7 a.m. EST. The webinar, on the topic of “Integrating Assessments Into a Municipal or School Grounds

2021 SFMA Conference tracks finalized

August 11, 2020

SFMA’s Conference Education Committee is working hard to put together another fantastic education program. The 2021 Conference will have 7 tracks focusing on the different aspects of sports field and

MSU announces free virtual Turfgrass Field Day

August 11, 2020

The Mississippi State University (MSU) Turfgrass Field Day will be broadcast live from the Mississippi State Turfgrass Research Facility. During this special 2-hour event, the following will be discussed: Preemergence crabgrass

Doosan Bobcat delivers $81,000 donation to Wounded Warrior Project

August 11, 2020

Doosan Bobcat North America announced the donation of $81,000 to Wounded Warrior Project (WWP), a national, nonprofit organization dedicated to serving injured veterans and their families. Proceeds raised by the

UConn Turfgrass Field Day August 18

August 11, 2020

The UConn Turf Program will host a virtual UConn Turfgrass Field Day August 18.  COVID-19 cancelled the in-person event, so the UConn Turf Program is reaching out virtually. The online webcast