Industry News

BYU researchers play central role in state’s approval of drought-resistant grass

July 23, 2024

In the midst of a sweltering heat wave, the state of Utah approved a type of grass that will impact future water conservation — and a couple of BYU professors

Get in the loop on technology at Equip Expo

July 23, 2024

Technology is transforming how managed landscapes are cared for. Equip Exposition, held October 15-18 at the Kentucky Exposition Center, is where the newest outdoor power equipment and innovative tools for

Tree Care Industry Expo heads to Baltimore this November

July 19, 2024

The Tree Care Industry Association (TCIA) announced that its annual trade show and conference will take place in Baltimore, November 6-9, 2024, at the Baltimore Convention Center. An estimated 5,000

Green Sports Alliance releases Energy Decarbonization Playbook

July 16, 2024

The Green Sports Alliance (GSA) released the “Energy Decarbonization Playbook for Sports and Entertainment Venues.” This comprehensive guide is set to transform energy consumption and decarbonization strategies in venues, setting

NCS4 presents Professional of the Year Awards

July 16, 2024

Nine professionals were recognized for their leadership in addressing safety and security issues during the 2024 National Sports Safety and Security Conference & Exhibition July 9-11 in Phoenix. The event

Gonzaga baseball opens new training facility

July 16, 2024

Gonzaga University President Dr. Thayne McCulloh led a dedication ceremony celebrating the new Scott and Liz Morris Family Indoor Training Facility at the Patterson Baseball Complex. The project includes the

Smart Irrigation Month has arrived

July 8, 2024

July is Smart Irrigation Month, and this year’s theme, “We are smart irrigation,” spotlights the irrigation industry’s dedication to advancing wise water use through cutting-edge practices and technologies. Irrigation Association

Turfgrass Rundown

July 1, 2024

An exciting collaboration transpired between Penn State Extension and Westinghouse Academy to improve field aesthetics and safety for young athletes.  Find out more about this project in this month’s Penn

Coming Fall Of 2024 SFMA Turfgrass Science Certification

July 1, 2024

The Sports Field Management Association is excited to introduce the SFMA Turfgrass Science Certification, launching in the Fall of 2024. This entry-level certification is designed to equip individuals with the

Field of the Year Awards Application is Open!

July 1, 2024

The application to submit to SFMA’s prestigious program, Field of the Year, opens today, July 1st! Awards are given in three levels: Schools, and Parks and Recreation Colleges and Universities Facilities