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Irrigation Association to offer paper-and-pencil certification exam sessions

December 1, 2020

Although the Irrigation Association (IA) had to cancel the exams planned during the 2020 Irrigation Show and Education Week in San Antonio, those seeking certification now have another option. The

Project EverGreen expands SnowCare for Troops program to help healthcare workers

December 1, 2020

During these challenging times, the need is greater than ever to help our fellow Americans who are serving on the front lines of the COVID-19 pandemic. As winter approaches, there

Tour des Trees 2020 Report

December 1, 2020

The 2020 virtual Tour des Trees: Rollin’ in Place to benefit the TREE Fund campaign concluded with $156,002 (exceeding it’s $150,000 fundraising goal). These dollars will go a long way in furthering

STMA releases schedule for 32nd Annual Conference and Exhibition

November 23, 2020

Sports Turf Managers Associaiton (STMA) has opened registration and released the schedule for its 32nd annual Conference and Exhibition, which is being held virtually January 12-13, 2021. As the premier annual event in the

Bernhard appoints new distributor in Mexico

November 23, 2020

Bernhard and Company, a leading manufacturer of machine grinders, have appointed Prove Golf Activa S.A. de C.V. as its new distributor in Mexico. “This is a great opportunity for us to

Penn State Extension launches “Plant Establishment and Maintenance” course

November 23, 2020

Penn State Extension launched its newest online course, “Plant Establishment and Maintenance.” The course is designed to teach participants about planting and maintaining woody and herbaceous plants in ornamental landscapes. The

IA announces 2020 New Product Contest winners

November 23, 2020

The Irrigation Association (IA) announced the winners of the 2020 New Product Contest. The contest is usually held during the annual Irrigation Show and Education Week, but this year the

Synthetic Turf Council holds annual membership meeting in a virtual format

November 19, 2020

The Synthetic Turf Council (STC) announced its 2020-2021 board of directors at its annual membership meeting October 19-23. For the 2020-2021 term, the board officers include Chairman Laith Ross, senior principal,

Hellas Construction completes FIFA-quality certified advanced synthetic turf field

November 19, 2020

The Sonoma Soccer Complex in Santa Rosa, Calif., joins an elite list of only 16 North American synthetic turf pitches that have received FIFA certification. The Sonoma Soccer Complex is

Sports Turf Company renovates multi-purpose field at Dacula Park

November 19, 2020

Sports Turf Company completed a multi-purpose field at Dacula Park in Gwinnett County, Ga. Sports Turf was awarded the project in late 2019 for the renovation of the multi-purpose field