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Featured Speakers of the Month

December 2, 2019

Each month, speakers presenting at the 2020 National STMA Conference and Exhibition in West Palm Beach, Florida will be featured. Don't miss the educational opportunities offered at the conference! Dr. Jim

Start Preparing for Conference Education Sessions

December 2, 2019

The 2020 Conference Education Program is packed full of exciting and informative presentations. This year speakers have volunteered to present short 15-30 minute webinars prior to the conference as an

Register for the STMA Student Challenge!

December 2, 2019

The 2020 STMA Conference will be taking place January 13-16 in West Palm Beach, Florida. Don’t forget to register to take part in the STMA Student Challenge by December 16.

Synthetic Turf Council elects new board of directors

November 27, 2019

The Synthetic Turf Council (STC) announced its new board of directors at its annual membership meeting in San Antonio, Texas. For the 2019-2020 term, the board officers include Chairman Laith Ross,

NFL analytics competition to examine the effects of playing on synthetic turf

November 27, 2019

The fifth annual NFL 1st and Future competition, in collaboration with the University of Miami, will take place at the Miami Beach Convention Center on January 31, 2020, two days

Presentation at STMA Conference to help avoid pitfalls with synthetic turf specifications

November 27, 2019

Dave Anderson PE, DA Hogan & Associates Inc., and Andrew McNitt, Ph.D., Penn State University will present an education session titled “Avoiding Pitfalls with Synthetic Turf Specifications and Project Management”

STC issues statement on PFAS issue

November 27, 2019

In response to a recent article about hazardous PFAS chemicals in synthetic turf, the Synthetic Turf Council (STC) issued the following statement: A recent story published by The Intercept, a decidedly

MSU Turf School 2019 announced

November 25, 2019

The Michigan State University (MSU) Turf School is an intensive course designed to teach the basics of turfgrass science as well as the practical techniques of managing turfgrass. The school

SubAir Sport System installed in Louisville’s new Lynn Family Stadium

November 25, 2019

When the new 11,000-plus-seat Lynn Family Stadium in Louisville, Ky., opens next year, it will have two new occupants: The Louisville City Football Club of the USL Championship soccer league

Georgia STMA December meeting

November 25, 2019

Georgia STMA (GSTMA) will hold a meeting Tuesday, Dec. 3, from 9:30 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Atlanta United Training Facility, 861 Franklin Gateway SE, Marietta, Ga., 30067, The event