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SFMA Stars and Stripes Contest winner announced

August 8, 2022

Congratulations to SFMA member Marc Moran, CSFM, and his turfgrass students at Atlee High School for their Stars and Stripes Contest winning field design – with more than 500 votes!

Legislators and labor leaders gather at Capitol Hill to advocate for heat safety

August 8, 2022

On July 19, United States legislators, labor leaders, PPE manufacturers, and safety experts met at the Rayburn House Office Building in Washington, D.C., to advocate for heat safety and the

SFMA Featured Speakers of the Month for August

August 8, 2022

The SFMA Conference Education Committee has put together an exciting and informative education program for the 2023 Conference in Salt Lake City, Utah. Each month, speakers presenting at the conference

Free SFMA Soil Science Webinar

August 4, 2022

On Tuesday, August 9, at 2 p.m. ET, Dr. Bryan Hopkins from Brigham Young University will be presenting a webinar on Soil Science Simplified: The Dirt on Green Grass. This presentation

Virginia Tech Turfgrass Research Field Day and Expo

August 4, 2022

The 49th Virginia Tech Turfgrass Research Field Day and Expo will be held August 30, 2022, at the Virginia Tech Turfgrass Research Center, 615 Southgate Dr., Blacksburg, VA. On-site registration

Crowd Management for Sport and Special Events course

August 4, 2022

The Crowd Management for Sport and Special Events (MGT-475) course will provide participants with tools and techniques for conducting crowd management and crowd control. Participants will engage in scenario-based activities

SFMA members at Little League Softball World Series

August 2, 2022

Tune in to this year’s Little League Softball World Series, as a group of SFMA members will be part of an all-female volunteer grounds crew in charge of the final

IA announces its 2022 award recipients

August 2, 2022

The Irrigation Association (IA) announced the recipients of its annual awards. These awards honor those who have made significant contributions to the irrigation industry, and each recipient recognized this year

Wesco Turf acquires 100-plus-year-old Hector Turf

August 2, 2022

Wesco Turf, one of The Toro Company’s (NYSE: TTC) top North American distributors of irrigation, golf, and grounds equipment, acquired Hector Turf, another trusted Toro distributor headquartered in Deerfield Beach,

2023 Keynote Speaker – DeMaurice Smith

July 30, 2022

DeMaurice Fitzgerald Smith is the Executive Director of the National Football League Players Association (NFLPA), the Labor Union for Players of the National Football League (NFL). He was reappointed to