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SAFE Needs Auction/Raffle Items

November 1, 2017

The STMA Conference is the main fundraising opportunity for The SAFE Foundation, STMA's charity. SAFE holds several events during the conference: a golf tournament, bowling match, live auction, silent auction

Featured Speakers of the Month

November 1, 2017

Each month two speakers presenting at the 2018 National STMA Conference and Exhibition in Fort Worth, Texas will be featured. Don't miss the educational opportunities offered at the conference! Dr. Nick

Water Conservation Practices Mitigate Nutrient Losses from Turf – Deficit Irrigation and Fertility Effects on NO3–N Exports from St. Augustinegrass

November 1, 2017

Dense, healthy turfgrass can retain properly-applied nitrogen fertilizer with minimal nutrient loss to the environment. In the southern U.S., urban water conservation strategies often include reduced irrigation programs which can

Start preparing for the STMA Student Challenge

October 31, 2017

The Student Challenge is presented in partnership with the SAFE Foundation, Founding Partner Hunter Industries, and supporting sponsor Ewing. Each year students from 2-year and 4-year colleges and universities across

Are there really glow-in-the-dark soil organisms?

October 31, 2017

Soil is the living, breathing skin of the earth – it is literally alive. Every handful of soil is home to billions of microscopic organisms. Bacteria, fungi, protozoa, nematodes, and

Registration for the 2018 Conference is Now Open!

October 2, 2017

Registration to the 2018 Conference in Fort Worth, TX, is open. Take advantage of the lowest registration rates by registering online. Go to STMA.org, click on Member log-in at the

Renew your 2018 Membership

October 2, 2017

Membership has its privileges, and STMA wants to be sure your benefits continue seamlessly as we enter into the fourth quarter. Make certain that your SportsTurf subscription, access to specific

SAFE: Conference Events and How to Get Involved

October 2, 2017

The 2018 STMA Conference in Fort Worth is expected to be our best yet, and to prove everything really is BIGGER in Texas, the SAFE Foundation is determined to have

SAFE has $2500 for your College Student!

October 2, 2017

If you have a child in college or enrolling, SAFE has $2500 available for up to two qualifying students. The student must be pursuing a field of study unrelated to

Awards/Scholarship Submittals Due Oct. 15

October 2, 2017

Submittals for the Field of the Year, Founders, Innovative Award, Scholarships, and Grants are all due on Oct. 15. If you are submitting to win a Field of the Year Award,