Industry News

Coming Fall of 2024: SFMA Turfgrass Science Certification

June 17, 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

Bobcat breaks ground for Mexico manufacturing facility

June 14, 2024

Bobcat Company held a ceremonial groundbreaking June 13 for its new, $300-million manufacturing facility in Mexico. Located in the Salinas Victoria municipality, outside of Monterrey in the state of Neuvo Leon,

Wiswesser to receive award at 2024 National Sports Safety and Security Conference

June 11, 2024

Bill Wiswesser, senior vice president of facilities and stadium general manager at FC Cincinnati, will be presented with the Champion of Change Award during the 2024 National Sports Safety and

IA applauds introduction of Water Conservation Rebate Tax Parity Act

June 10, 2024

The Irrigation Association (IA) applauded the introduction of the Water Conservation Rebate Tax Parity Act and commended U.S. Representatives Jared Huffman, John Curtis, Judy Chu and Doug LaMalfa for their

UT Green Industry Field Day

June 10, 2024

The Tennessee Green Industry Field Day, June 27, will be hosted by the University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture and the Tennessee Nursery and Landscape Association. This field day offers

Miller Sports + Entertainment releases new ballpark renderings for Daybreak Field

June 4, 2024

Miller Sports + Entertainment (MSE) released detailed ballpark renderings for the officially named Daybreak Field at America First Square. The new home for the Salt Lake Bees, who play in

Covia acquires Sidley Brands

May 21, 2024

Bestsand, a leading brand of performance aggregates for sports fields and golf courses, now includes Pro/Angle sand as part of its portfolio. Bestsand’s parent company, Covia, recently acquired R.W. Sidley

Equip Expo adds certification courses

May 20, 2024

For its 2024 event held Oct. 15-18, Equip Exposition has created a new Certification Center where attendees can take courses in weed management, pesticide application, tree and plant health management,

Bernhard Academy expands leadership team

May 14, 2024

The Bernhard Academy appointed Phil Helmn as full-time program leader – agronomy, leadership and management. Helmn’s new position will see him take control of delivery of all Bernhard Academy courses and

MSU Turfgrass Research Field Day

May 6, 2024

The 2024 Mississippi State University (MSU) Turfgrass Research Field Day will be held September 19 in Starkville, Mississippi. The event will feature developments in turf breeding, cultural practices, weed control