Industry News

MSU announces Turfgrass Virtual Field Days

August 31, 2020

The MSU Turfgrass Virtual Field Days will present the latest research information from the turfgrass science team. Attendees will gain insight into the latest management recommendations for controlling pests and

Textron to relocate Jacobsen production to U.K. facility

August 31, 2020

Textron Specialized Vehicles Inc., a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, will relocate all manufacturing of Jacobsen professional turf equipment to its facility in Ipswich, U.K. The move will begin this

DuraEdge Products, Inc. hires Tom Burns

August 31, 2020

DuraEdge Products Inc. and Subsidiaries, announced the hiring of Tom Burns. Expanding its business development team, Burns will offer support in education, partner relations, and DuraEdge Authorized Installation for the

2020 STC Annual Membership Meeting to be held in virtual format

August 27, 2020

The Synthetic Turf Council (STC) announced that it will hold its 2020 Annual Membership Meeting in a virtual format instead of in person. The safety of attendees, exhibitors, speakers, and

The Recreational Group acquires Engineered Turf

August 27, 2020

The Recreational Group, a provider of residential and commercial surfacing products, has acquired Engineered Turf Inc., a fast-growing manufacturer of synthetic grass used in commercial and residential landscape, sport and

Support STMA’s 2021 Conference exhibitors

August 27, 2020

STMA announced its current list of exhibitors for the January 11-14, 2021 conference located in Palm Springs, Calif. Contact David Rosenberg at davidnewportevents@gmail.com if you are interested in exhibiting. Limited

STRI Group appoints new directors

August 27, 2020

STRI Group appointed two new company directors to its board. Head of consultancy, Richard Stuttard, and head of business development, Andrew Brooker have been promoted as STRI directors. Both will

STMA General Session to focus on creativity

August 25, 2020

STMA’s popular Town Hall come to Conference where industry professionals discuss the current climate of the sports field industry and how we can best prepare to move forward successfully in

2020 Rutgers Turfgrass Research Virtual Field Day

August 25, 2020

The NJTA Board of Directors and the Rutgers Center for Turfgrass Science decided to cancel the in-person Rutgers Turfgrass Research Field Day 2020 due to the pandemic, and as an

SiteOne makes Women in the Green Industry a virtual event

August 25, 2020

SiteOne Landscape Supply is growing the industry by hosting the 24th annual Women in the Green Industry (WIGI) online event Friday, October 2. Registration for the one-day, women-focused professional development