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STMA membership renewals extended/unemployment benefit available

April 7, 2020

STMA has extended its renewal process until midnight April 30 before a membership is officially dropped and services are halted.  STMA thanks those who have been able to renew. According to

IA offering a discount on educational resources

April 7, 2020

During this time, students, employees and business owners all over the world have had their regular lives disrupted. With many education and work opportunities currently not available, the Irrigation Association

Receive grant money toward field improvements

April 7, 2020

USA Football announced the opening of its field improvements grant program. This year grants are awarded for lighting and scoreboards.  The USA Football Grant Program enables youth leagues and scholastic teams

STMA supports third edition of top resource

April 7, 2020

STMA is a partner with Wiley Publishing in the just released, revised and updated Third Edition of Sports Fields: Design, Construction and Maintenance. This key resource for sports field managers

A memo to employers from STMA CEO Kim Heck, CAE

April 3, 2020

Sports Turf Managers Association CEO Kim Heck, CAE, issued the following memo to employers in the sports fields and facilities industry: As we all deal with the spread of the pandemic,

A message from STMA President Jimmy Simpson, CSFM

April 2, 2020

STMA President Jimmy Simpson, CSFM, shared the following message via e-mail to members on April 1: The constantly shifting sands of the COVID-19 crisis has magnified the many challenges everyone is

A Memo to Employers From the CEO of the Sports Turf Managers Association, Kim Heck, CAE

April 1, 2020

As we all deal with the spread of the pandemic, my first concern is the health and safety of the people in this world, and I’m sure you echo these

Membership Renewals Extended/Unemployment Benefit Available

April 1, 2020

STMA has extended its renewal process until midnight April 30 before a membership is officially dropped and services are halted. Thank you to those who have been able to renew;

President Simpson’s 5 Tips to Field Maintenance When You Need to Walk Away

April 1, 2020

Safety– Walk all your fields and look for any safety-related items. Record your walk and repair any items you find. Even though we are not at work, citizens or

Turf Rundown – Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19

April 1, 2020

The U.S. Department of Labor’s Occupational Safety & Health Administration (OSHA) published “Guidance on Preparing Workplaces for COVID-19” to help companiesrespond in the event of coronavirus in the workplace. The