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2024 Innovative Awards – Plan to Submit

July 28, 2023

SFMA Innovative Awards Program: Celebrating Advancements in Sports Field Management In recognition of the continuous evolution and progress within the sports field management profession, the SFMA has established the Innovative Awards

Member Spotlight: Maritza Martinez

July 28, 2023

This month's spotlight is on Maritza Martinez 1. Hi Maritza! Tell us a bit about yourself. Where did you grow up, go to school, and currently work? I am married to my

Little League Softball World Series

July 28, 2023

Tune in to this year’s Little League Softball World Series! SFMA is pleased to announce that a number of our members will be part of an all-female volunteer grounds crew


July 28, 2023

A Fundraiser to Support the Mission of a Greener, Healthier, Cooler Earth Monday, September 18, 2023 Lochmere Golf Club Cary, North Carolina 11:00 a.m. shotgun start More Information

GCSAA Women’s Leadership Academy

July 28, 2023

Unleash your potential, empower your future, inspire the way! The GCSAA Women’s Leadership Academy, Nov. 7-9, 2023, is focused on providing women in the turfgrass industry with education, mentoring and

Featured Speakers of the Month

July 28, 2023

The SFMA Conference Education Committee has put together an exciting and informative education program for the 2024 Conference in Daytona Beach, Florida. Each month, speakers will be featured to highlight

Turfgrass Rundown – Monitoring Autonomous Mowers Operative Parameters on Low-Maintenance Warm-Season Turfgrass

July 28, 2023

Robotic solutions for mowing turfgrass offer a multitude of benefits including efficiency, consistency, and flexibility. Is this a viable option for all sports fields? Learn more in this month’s article.

Purdue green industry experts to host landscape diagnostic training workshops

July 25, 2023

The Purdue University green industry team, composed of experts in the fields of botany, plant pathology, entomology, horticulture and forestry and natural resources, in August will host three landscape diagnostic

Equip Expo offers inaugural Women’s Leadership Reception

July 25, 2023

About 20 percent of the more than 25,000 attendees and exhibitors who attend Equip Exposition, the international landscape, outdoor living and equipment exposition, are women. Now a new event at

District of North Vancouver to host 2023 WCTA/STC Fall Field Day

July 18, 2023

The Western Canada Turfgrass Association (WCTA) and Sports Turf Canada (STC) are excited to announce this year’s Turf Management Fall Field Day will take place Thursday, September 21st, 2023, hosted