Industry News

AstroTurf launches Field Hockey Advisory Council

March 29, 2023

AstroTurf is partnering with some of the top leaders in the sport of field hockey to launch the AstroTurf Field Hockey Advisory Council. Since its debut at the 1976 Olympics at

Brock USA helps bring state-of-the-art soccer field to I-70 Cover Project

March 29, 2023

After more than four years of construction, the Highway 70 cover project in Denver, Colo., wrapped up at the end of 2022. This project reconstructed a 10-mile stretch of I-70

MetLife Stadium getting new synthetic turf after injury concerns

March 29, 2023

The Giants and Jets will play on a new synthetic field this season at MetLife Stadium, but the co-owner of the Giants hopes that is not a permanent solution. “I foresee

Patten Seed HQ moves to Charleston

March 28, 2023

Patten Seed Company, the parent company of SuperSod, is relocating its corporate headquarters from Georgia to Charleston County, S.C.  The company’s $2.2 million investment will create 40 new jobs.  The relocation of

RISE joins over 400 organizations to support pesticide regulation

March 14, 2023

RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) joined more than 400 organizations to send a letter to all members of the United States Senate and House of Representatives voicing support for the

Rising Star Awards nomination deadline March 17

March 14, 2023

Nominations for SportsField Management magazine’s Rising Star Awards are due March 17. Nominations can be submitted at https://www.jotform.com/form/223534508210143. The SportsField Management Rising Star Awards will highlight the best up-and-coming leaders in

SAFE fundraisers at SFMA Conference

March 13, 2023

The Foundation for Safer Athletic Fields for Everyone (SAFE), the charity of SFMA, held two fundraising events at the SFMA Conference and Exhibition in Salt Lake City. The inaugural SAFE Indoor

How to avoid six common groundskeeping mistakes

March 13, 2023

Coaches and volunteers, God love ‘em. The games of baseball and softball usually can’t go on without these dedicated people who are there to either teach or just help out.

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service announces turfgrass management program

March 13, 2023

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Comal County and the Geronimo and Alligator Creeks Watershed Partnership will offer a turfgrass management program for local professionals on March 24. The

APWA Facilities and Grounds Management Certificate Program

March 7, 2023

The American Public Works Association (APWA) Facilities and Grounds Committee is hosting its annual Facilities and Grounds Management Certificate Program in April. The program provides a real-life overview of what