Industry News


March 26, 2024

The New England Sports Turf Managers Association (NESTMA) is now the New England Sports Field Management Association (NE-SFMA). NE-SFMA also launched a new golf tournament, created in memory of longtime member

Bernhard and Company launches ‘Race across the World’

March 19, 2024

Bernhard and Company launched a new company-wide challenge to raise funds for Crohn’s and Colitis UK, by taking on the ‘Race across the World’, in March, April and May. The Race

Penn State Extension to offer pruning workshop

March 15, 2024

Penn State Extension will be offering pruning workshops at three locations in late March and early April. The locations will be: Luzerne County: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 20, at Penn State’s Wilkes-Barre

New recruits join GMA Young Board of Directors

March 12, 2024

The Grounds Management Association (GMA) Young Board of Directors has recruited four new young sports field managers to its ranks. The new additions will add fresh energy to the Young

Texas A&M turfgrass program set for March 22

March 12, 2024

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will offer a turfgrass management program for professionals on March 22 in New Braunfels. The program, presented by Texas A&M’s Department of Soil and Crop

Purchase SFMA Custom Apparel!

March 1, 2024

Show your SFMA pride by purchasing from our online clothing store! There are so many options to choose from to fit your style and taste. Click here to visit the

Turfgrass Rundown

March 1, 2024

Learn about an emerging method for propagation and establishment in soilless conditions that suggests economic favorability and flexibility to meet consumer demands in this month’s Turfgrass Rundown article. A New Method

SFMA’s Call for Presentations is Now Open

March 1, 2024

SFMA’s call for presentations for the 2025 SFMA Conference is open! Click here to submit your presentation ideas. The 2025 SFMA Conference will be held January 12-16 in Palm Springs, CA. Share your

2024 Conference Recordings are Now Available

March 1, 2024

If you were unable to attend the 2024 SFMA Conference, make sure to visit the SFMA website and purchase the recordings for $149. Access to individual sessions is $20 each. https://podiumcast.com/store/events/sports-field-2024 SFMA

Mentorship Program Launch

March 1, 2024

We are thrilled to announce the launch of our exciting new mentorship program! This program has been designed to provide invaluable guidance, support, and knowledge-sharing opportunities for individuals passionate about