Industry News

2022 STC Annual Meeting

September 29, 2022

The 2022 Synthetic Turf Council (STC) Annual Meeting will be held October 17-19 at the Omni Shoreham Hotel in Washington, D.C. The event will provide a new a perspective on

AstroTurf completes new hockey fields for three Big Ten teams

September 29, 2022

AstroTurf continues to dominate the Division I Field Hockey market with three new installations at Big Ten Conference schools. AstroTurf installed turf systems at Ohio State, Iowa, and Michigan State. Over

ESTC comments on the proposed ban on sale of microplastic infill

September 29, 2022

ESTC (the EMEA Synthetic Turf Council) noted the publication of the European Commission’s recommendations on the introduction of restrictions for the placing of intentionally added microplastics onto the European market

Husqvarna announces new Robin Autopilot collaboration

September 27, 2022

Husqvarna announced its significantly expanded position in Robin Autopilot, pioneer in robotic mowing service and parent company of Mowbot, a leading robotic lawn care service provider. As the creator of the

UC Riverside CNAS conference showcases turfgrass research

September 27, 2022

Nearly 170 turfgrass professionals, academics and scientists met at the annual Turfgrass & Landscape Research Field Day at the UC Riverside Agricultural Operations Research Station on September 15 to learn

Nor-Cal SFMA announces Northern California Golf, Turf & Water Summit

September 27, 2022

The Northern California Sports Field Management Association (Nor-Cal SFMA) announced that the Northern California Golf, Turf & Water Summit will be held December 7, 2022, at Boundary Oak Golf Course. Attendees

RISE and NALP leaders talk advocacy, engagement

September 20, 2022

RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) held its first Industry Issues Update Breakfast at Elevate in Orlando, Fla., where industry leaders gathered to talk about advocating for the benefits

Lucky’s Mutt Madness returns for Equip Exposition

September 20, 2022

The dogs are coming back! Lucky’s Mutt Madness, a national dog adoption event organized by the TurfMutt Foundation and held in partnership with the Kentucky Humane Society (KHS), will once

Ball Field Prep NESTMA Fall Turf Day October 12

September 20, 2022

How you prepare your ball fields in the late fall directly affects your success in the spring. Start with the right plan, add the right materials, use the right equipment,

Registration open for PGMS School of Grounds Management annual conference

September 13, 2022

Join PGMS in Louisville, Ky., October 18-21 for the 2022 School of Grounds Management annual conference and Equip Expo. The Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) School of Grounds Management (SGM) is