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2-minute tip from STMA on engaging public via social media

September 11, 2018

Social media has proven time and time again to be a tool to use within your organization. Read about how you can turn a negative circumstance into a positive situation

STMA member Art Goodhind honored by public works association

September 11, 2018

Art Goodhind was recently named Professional Manager of the Year – Facilities and Grounds by the American Public Works Association. Art is Supervisor of the Land Facilities and Natural Resources

Send in Your Submission to the Innovative Awards!

September 4, 2018

As a sign of appreciation and acknowledgement, STMA’s Innovative Awards Task Group developed a program to recognize STMA commercial member companies that improves the sports turf management profession. Don’t miss

Conference Hotel Rooms are Open!

September 4, 2018

The host hotel for the 2019 STMA Conference will be the Hyatt Regency Phoenix with a rate of $179 a night for Single/Double rooms and $199 for Triple rooms. The

Updated Guide to Synthetic and Natural Turfgrass for Sports Fields

September 4, 2018

STMA has prepared this Guide to provide basic information about the selection and maintenance of synthetic turf and natural turfgrass fields. Now in its fourth edition, the Guide provides information

“We Care A Lot About Our Fields”

September 4, 2018

“Caring and consistency are the secrets to producing fields worthy of Field of the Year,” says Frank Falls, CSFM, who is with the Clover School District (CSD) in Clover, SC.

STMA Speaks to STMs in Santiago

September 4, 2018

On Aug. 31, Weston Appelfeller, CSFM, STMA board member and Director of Grounds for the Columbus Crew SC, presented to nearly 100 field managers in Santiago, Chile. He spoke about

Featured Speakers of the Month

September 4, 2018

Each month speakers presenting at the 2019 National STMA Conference and Exhibition in Phoenix, Arizona will be featured. Don't miss the educational opportunities offered at the conference! Glenn Gray is the

Turf Rundown – Changing Turfgrass Pest Dynamics in the Southeast

September 4, 2018

Turfgrass managers today are faced with new challenges controlling insects, in part due to the evolution of available insecticide products. Increasingly target-specific chemistries are not only more selective by species

2-Minute Tip to Success – How Social Media Has Changed the Way We Engage Consumers

September 4, 2018

Social Media has proven time and time again to be a tool to utilize within your organization. Read about how you can turn a negative circumstance into a positive situation