Industry News

Green & Growin’ 22

August 17, 2021

Green & Growin’ 22 will be held January 10-14, 2022 in Greensboro, N.C., and plans are in place for an in-person education conference and trade show. Details about education sessions, networking

2021 School of Grounds Management Annual Conference

August 10, 2021

Registration is open for the 2021 PGMS School of Grounds Management Annual Conference. The 2021 PGMS School of Grounds Management will be held October 19-22, 2021 in Louisville, Ky.  The School

NC State introduces new aid to help identify insect pests

August 10, 2021

North Carolina State University now has a new aid available to help identify insect pests based on turfgrass damage. Insect damage in turfgrass can be difficult to diagnose as many insects cause

SFMA Featured Speakers of the Month

August 10, 2021

SFMA’s Conference Education Committee is working hard to put together an exciting and informative education program for the 2022 Conference in Savannah, Ga. Each month, speakers presenting at the conference

Use BMPs in your communications and CSFM studies

August 5, 2021

Best Management Practices for the Sports Field Manager: A Professional Guide for Sports Field Management serves as a comprehensive compilation of environmental best practices for SFMA members and non-members, equipping

NCS4 conference agenda announced

August 5, 2021

The NCS4 preliminary conference agenda is now live for the 12th Annual National Sports Safety and Security Conference & Exhibition. The event will be held November 9-10 at the JW

Bartlett Tree Experts raising awareness of tick habitats

August 5, 2021

Bartlett Tree Experts has created interactive new signs for private and public landowners to raise awareness of tick and woodland hazards. The first of the new tick habitat and woodland signs

Field of the Year applications now being accepted

August 3, 2021

SFMA’s prestigious awards program, Field of the Year, is now accepting applications. The program awards those fields that display excellent management practices, effective use of budget, environmental stewardship, and more

Yelverton named 2021 Crop Science Fellow

August 3, 2021

By Jennifer Howard NC State Crop and Soil Sciences Extension Specialist and professor of turfgrass weed science Fred Yelverton was named as a 2021 Crop Science Society of America Fellow. The

IA Technician Week for landscape irrigation technicians

August 3, 2021

Registration is open for the Irrigation Association (IA) Technician Week — a new opportunity for landscape irrigation technicians to take review courses and become certified all in one week. Technician