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Warm weather means more ticks

May 27, 2020

Written by Susan Himes, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service As the warm weather draws more and more people outdoors, Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Service experts want people to be aware of

STMA welcomes two Australian organizations to International Affiliate Organization Program

May 19, 2020

Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA) announced the addition of two organizations, the Australian Sports Turf Managers Association (ASTMA) and Sports Turf Australia (STA), to its International Affiliate Organization Program. Formed in

Route to Recovery interview with Chris McGinty (video)

May 19, 2020

Chris McGinty, superintendent of parks maintenance and cemeteries, City of Framingham, Mass., and vice president of the New England Sports Turf Managers Association (NESTMA), recently joined John Kmitta, associate publisher/editorial

Montana State University begins construction on Bobcat Athletic Complex

May 19, 2020

Construction is beginning on Montana State University’s Bobcat Athletic Complex, a donor-funded $18 million addition to the north end of Bobcat Stadium that will become the new home of the

STMA releases video celebrating its members

May 19, 2020

To celebrate how the profession has come together, STMA recently released a video that highlights how members are dedicated to working safely and preparing for the return of sports. 

STMA webinar on topdressing to be held May 19

May 15, 2020

The STMA May webinar will be held live on YouTube, Tuesday, May 19 at 7 a.m. EST. The webinar, titled “Topdressing Sports Fields: What’s Right for Your Facility?” is presented by

Route to Recovery interview with Chris McGinty (video)

May 14, 2020

Chris McGinty, superintendent of parks maintenance and cemeteries, City of Framingham, Mass., and vice president of the New England Sports Turf Managers Association (NESTMA), recently joined John Kmitta, associate publisher/editorial

Route to Recovery interview with Darren Criswell (video)

May 11, 2020

Darren Criswell, turf manager for the University of Arizona, recently spoke with SportsField Management about sports field management in the wake of the COVID-19 pandemic and the Route to Recovery. For

A message from STMA President Jimmy Simpson, CSFM

May 11, 2020

STMA President Jimmy Simpson, CSFM, offered the following message to members on May 8: As many people across the world are starting to return to the work environments they once knew,

University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture launches Turf Tuesdays

May 11, 2020

The University of Tennessee Institute of Agriculture began a new digital learning series on May 5, titled Tennessee Turf Tuesday. The free series will consist of a live webinar on