Industry News

Memphis University to renovate football stadium

April 2, 2024

Memphis Athletics announced plans and timelines for the renovation of Simmons Bank Liberty Stadium. Work is set to begin in May with completion anticipated prior to the start of the


March 26, 2024

The New England Sports Turf Managers Association (NESTMA) is now the New England Sports Field Management Association (NE-SFMA). NE-SFMA also launched a new golf tournament, created in memory of longtime member

Bernhard and Company launches ‘Race across the World’

March 19, 2024

Bernhard and Company launched a new company-wide challenge to raise funds for Crohn’s and Colitis UK, by taking on the ‘Race across the World’, in March, April and May. The Race

Penn State Extension to offer pruning workshop

March 15, 2024

Penn State Extension will be offering pruning workshops at three locations in late March and early April. The locations will be: Luzerne County: 8:30 a.m.-3:30 p.m. March 20, at Penn State’s Wilkes-Barre

New recruits join GMA Young Board of Directors

March 12, 2024

The Grounds Management Association (GMA) Young Board of Directors has recruited four new young sports field managers to its ranks. The new additions will add fresh energy to the Young

Texas A&M turfgrass program set for March 22

March 12, 2024

The Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service will offer a turfgrass management program for professionals on March 22 in New Braunfels. The program, presented by Texas A&M’s Department of Soil and Crop

PGMS opens 2024 Green Star Awards applications

February 27, 2024

The Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) announced that it is accepting applications for the 2024 Green Star Awards through June 22, 2024. This program will salute the grounds superintendent responsible for

National Collegiate Landscape Competition and Career Fair set for March

February 26, 2024

Hosted by the National Association of Landscape Professionals (NALP), the National Collegiate Landscape Competition (NCLC) is scheduled for March 13-16 at Brigham Young University. The event brings together more than

Golz joins PBI-Gordon

February 26, 2024

PBI-Gordon Corporation announced that Shawn Golz has joined the company as a sales representative for golf course, sports fields, lawn care and landscape maintenance customers in Kentucky, Michigan and Ohio. Golz

Central Turf & Irrigation Supply appoints new business director

February 20, 2024

Central Turf & Irrigation Supply announced the promotion of Austin Marsteller to the position of Turf Category Business Director. Marsteller was previously the Turf Category-Chemical Director with Central Turf &