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May 2, 2016

For the fourth year, STMA has been named a Community Partner with the Green Sports Alliance Summit, which will be held in Houston June 28-30. As a community partner, STMA receives a...

May 2, 2016

STMA Founder George Toma is being inducted to the Missouri Sports Hall of Fame on May 18 during a luncheon at the University Plaza Convention Center in Springfield, Mo. He is being...

May 2, 2016

The STMA Board of Directors has selected West Palm Beach as the location for its 2020 conference. They conducted a site visit during their Spring Board meeting in March. The myriad of...

May 2, 2016

We all cheer on our favorite sports teams. Those who work in sports field management have a responsibility to do a different kind of a cheer.

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May 2, 2016

STMA is seeking educational videos that demonstrate maintenance practices for sports fields. The goal is to develop a collection of 3-8 minute educational videos focused on sports field...

May 2, 2016

We all know what burnout looks like. This article provides the causes of burnout, personality traits...

May 2, 2016

Concerns have been raised by the public about the safety of recycled tire crumb used in playing fields in the United States. Limited studies have not shown an elevated health risk from...

April 1, 2016

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...

April 1, 2016

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...

April 1, 2016

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...

April 1, 2016

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...

April 1, 2016

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 1, 2016

Check out the free resources and educational materials here. Perfect timing to...

April 1, 2016

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...

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