April 2016

STMA Tackling Compensation ... and we need your input
In June, the STMA Membership Committee will be sending out a very important study on compensation. This electronic survey will capture data that will determine if the salary levels of...

Spring Sports? Two things you need to know.
Photos and the Playing Condition Index (PCI) are required in-season for a Field of the Year submittal. If you plan to enter the field that your athletes are playing on now, it is time...

Orlando one of the best tourist destinations in the entire US!
STMA's 28th Conference debuts in 2017 in Orlando on Jan 24-27. The conference program and all of the events are being created to provide an excellent learning experience for...

Factors Influencing Dislodgeable 2,4-D Plant Residues from Hybrid Bermudagrass (Cynodon dactylon L. x C. transvaalensis) Athletic Fields
Research conducted at North Carolina State University and University of Tennessee – Knoxville investigated how 2,4-D residues may dislodge from hybrid bermudagrass. The effect of...

Survey Shows Only 3% of College Graduates Would Consider a Career in Agriculture
Not only has there been a decrease in young people interested in the turfgrass industry, but the entire agriculture industry is feeling the effects of reduced college graduates entering...

April is National Lawn Care Month
Check out the free resources and educational materials here. Perfect timing to...

Manage a baseball infield? You need STMA’s new Resource Bulletin.
Managing baseball and softball infields is challenging. STMA's Information Outreach Committee has produced a bulletin that addresses components of an infield mix, selection of an...

Completing an Internship this Summer?
If you are completing an internship this summer, remember that you could be eligible to...

5 tips for acing your phone Interview!
A lot of time and energy is spent on the interview process. One thing a lot of people underestimate and often overlook is the "phone interview process" and its importance! In some cases...

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