Industry News

Rising Star Awards nomination deadline March 17

March 14, 2023

Nominations for SportsField Management magazine’s Rising Star Awards are due March 17. Nominations can be submitted at https://www.jotform.com/form/223534508210143. The SportsField Management Rising Star Awards will highlight the best up-and-coming leaders in

RISE joins over 400 organizations to support pesticide regulation

March 14, 2023

RISE (Responsible Industry for a Sound Environment) joined more than 400 organizations to send a letter to all members of the United States Senate and House of Representatives voicing support for the

SAFE fundraisers at SFMA Conference

March 13, 2023

The Foundation for Safer Athletic Fields for Everyone (SAFE), the charity of SFMA, held two fundraising events at the SFMA Conference and Exhibition in Salt Lake City. The inaugural SAFE Indoor

How to avoid six common groundskeeping mistakes

March 13, 2023

Coaches and volunteers, God love ‘em. The games of baseball and softball usually can’t go on without these dedicated people who are there to either teach or just help out.

Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service announces turfgrass management program

March 13, 2023

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service office in Comal County and the Geronimo and Alligator Creeks Watershed Partnership will offer a turfgrass management program for local professionals on March 24. The

APWA Facilities and Grounds Management Certificate Program

March 7, 2023

The American Public Works Association (APWA) Facilities and Grounds Committee is hosting its annual Facilities and Grounds Management Certificate Program in April. The program provides a real-life overview of what

Folck named Extension educator for turfgrass management at University of Nebraska-Lincoln

February 28, 2023

Amanda Folck has been named Extension educator for turfgrass management at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Folck’s role includes contributing to the Extension program for management in turfgrass agronomy; teaching the turfgrass

SFMA’s call for presentations is open

February 28, 2023

SFMA’s call for presentations for the 2024 SFMA Conference is open. The 2024 SFMA Conference will be held January 22-25 in Daytona Beach, Fla. Share your ideas and expertise by

Five ways colorful PPE makes a difference

February 28, 2023

With a market full of PPE options, choosing the right safety gear isn’t always an easy task. Plus finding safe and comfortable PPE that workers will want to wear is

Detroit Lions replace Ford Field and Allen Park with FieldTurf Core

February 23, 2023

The Detroit Lions announced that the FieldTurf surface at Ford Field and practice facility, Allen Park, are being upgraded with a new FieldTurf CORE system, the first multi-layer dual-polymer monofilament