Industry News

Sports Turf Company to complete Auburn University practice facility

January 27, 2022

Sports Turf Company, a specialty sports construction and surfacing company, has been awarded the Auburn University practice facility project. Working alongside Rabren General Contractors, the project will include an indoor

Denver Broncos grant Pinnacle Charter School $250,000 to install synthetic turf field

January 27, 2022

The Denver Broncos, through the NFL Foundation/LISC Grassroots program, granted Pinnacle Charter School (Federal Heights, Colo.) $250,000 to install a synthetic turf field. The grant from the Broncos, the NFL Foundation

Irrigation Association announces newly elected directors

January 27, 2022

The Irrigation Association (IA) announced four newly appointed members of the IA Board of Directors. Aaron Budimlija, CID, CLIA, executive vice president of business development, Ewing Irrigation and Landscape Supply (Olathe,

Project EverGreen and SFMA renovate the baseball field at Mother Mathilda Beasley Park

January 24, 2022

Project EverGreen, members of the Sports Field Management Association (SFMA), the Chatham County Parks & Recreation Department and local businesses teamed up on Monday, January 17, at Mother Mathilda Beasley

MSU receives $1 million lead gift to endow a new turfgrass pathology chair

January 24, 2022

A $1 million gift from the Michigan Turfgrass Foundation to the Michigan State University College of Agriculture and Natural Resources launches a $5 million campaign to endow the Joe Vargas

Rain Bird appoints Michael L. Donoghue CEO

January 24, 2022

Rain Bird Corporation appointed Michael L. Donoghue as its president and CEO, effective February 1, 2022.  Donoghue succeeds CEO and Chairman Art Ludwick, who took on the interim CEO role

Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply celebrates 100th year in business

January 18, 2022

Ewing Irrigation & Landscape Supply is celebrating its first 100 years in business in 2022. “My grandfather instilled a simple, yet effective, philosophy for our company, ‘treat your customers right.’ That

NALP launches Voices for Healthy Green Spaces advocacy initiative

January 18, 2022

The National Association of Landscape Professionals launched a new digital advocacy program called Voices for Healthy Green Spaces. NALP’s government affairs team works year-round to protect the industry and ensure that

Take advantage of CEUs at SFMA Conference

January 11, 2022

Increase your professionalism by taking advantage of the continuing education units (CEUs) being offered at the SFMA Conference this year. Earn up to 1.5 CEUs through SFMA. In addition to

2022 SFMA Conference education recordings

January 6, 2022

Can’t make it to the 2022 SFMA Conference in person? SFMA has your continuing education needs covered. Recorded education sessions will be available for viewing the same day as the