Iowa Chapter

Iowa Chapter Events

July 9th  – ISTMA Summer Workshop - Grinnell College

July 11-12 – Iowa vs. Minnesota Chapter Challenge

July 16th – Iowa Turfgrass Field Day Classic – Ballard CC

July 24th – Iowa Turfgrass Field Day - Ames

September 16th  – ISTMA Fall Workshop, Kickers – Iowa City

January 20-22, 2015 – Iowa Turfgrass Conference & Trade Show (The Meadows Event & Conference Center - Altoona)


For more information on upcoming ISTMA events, contact Jeff Wendel, CGCS at 515-635-0306 or by e-mail at, or visit

Iowa Chapter Contacts

Executive Director: 
Jeff R. Wendel
Iowa Turfgrass Institute
1605 N. Ankeny Blvd - 210
Ankeny, IA 50023-4163
Phone: 515-635-0306
Fax: 515-635-0307

Newsletter Editor: 
Sarah Hodgson 

ISTMA Board of Directors:

Click here to see the ISTMA Board of Directors

Iowa Chapter Membership Dues:

Professional Sports Turf Manager $50 
Affiliate $75 
Associate $50 
Student $15

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