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Upcoming FREE SFMA & PGMS Webinars

May 2, 2022

SFMA is offering the following webinar and the Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) has given SFMA members access to its professional development webinars. See details on how to register below. Tuesday,

National Turfgrass Science Curriculum Goes Nationwide

May 2, 2022

SFMA is partnering with iCEV Multimedia, LLC to develop a national online turfgrass curriculum. iCEV serves as a platform in which students can not only gain the knowledge to succeed

Do You Know This Stadium?

May 2, 2022

The Historical Committee is seeking information on this stadium photo. Do you know its name? Location? Year? If so contact SFMAinfo@SportsFieldManagement.org.  

EPA is Terminating Two Pesticides: Diuron and DCPA

May 2, 2022

The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) is releasing the proposed interim decision (PID) for the pesticide diuron. The Federal Insecticide, Fungicide and Rodenticide Act (FIFRA) requires EPA to review

EPA Announces Webinar on May 16 to Outline its ESA Workplan

May 2, 2022

The Endangered Species Act is historically a complicated process that has broad impacts on agriculture and the tools available for use. The recent ESA Biological Evaluations of major chemistries (atrazine,

Now is the Time to Prep for a Field of the Year

May 2, 2022

Be recognized for your field expertise! The application to submit to SFMA’s premiere program, Field of the Year, will be available July 1st! Go to SportsFieldManagement.org and you’ll find the link

Reminder: SFMA is now on TikTok!

May 2, 2022

SFMA is so excited to now be on TikTok and we want to feature our members! Please send in any videos you have featuring your field, the work you and

Turfgrass Rundown – Annual Bluegrass Herbicide Not Working?

May 2, 2022

Frank Rossi, Ph.D., speaks with Professor Jim Brosnan of the University of Tennessee on the rising concerns of herbicide resistant annual bluegrass and the national project attempting to understand this

2-Minute Tip to Success – Tips for Managing Temporary Employees

May 2, 2022

Will you be hiring temporary staff this summer? Follow this link for tips on hiring and managing temporary staff.

New AstroTurf field at Camping World Stadium receives official seal of approval from FIFA

April 27, 2022

Orlando’s Camping World Stadium received its FIFA Quality Field Certificate, setting the stage for an exciting international match on a FIFA-approved turf in late April; and, according to AstroTurf, making