Industry News

STMA Town Hall meeting Health and Wellness (video)

August 3, 2020

STMA has been hosting interactive Town Hall meetings via Zoom to share how sports field managers are setting their fields up for success in the future. These sessions offer brief

LANDSCAPES 2020 is going virtual

August 3, 2020

As a result of GIE+EXPO not being held this year, and with the safety of its members in mind, NALP has decided to make LANDSCAPES 2020 an entirely virtual experience.  NALP

The Toro Company launches Sustainability Endures platform

August 3, 2020

The Toro Company (NYSE: TTC) announced the launch of its Sustainability Endures platform, which will strengthen TTC’s strategic focus on sustainability and its long-standing commitment to making a positive impact

DryJect LLC announces franchise expansion

August 3, 2020

DryJect LLC announced the expansion of its business operations with the addition of a new franchisee. Representing another step forward in fulfilling the company’s mission to have a strong presence

GIE+EXPO 2020 postponed

July 29, 2020

Due to the ongoing coronavirus pandemic and continued regulatory uncertainty, GIE/OPEI, LLC announced that the 2020 Green Industry and Equipment Exposition (GIE+EXPO) will be postponed until next year. Show ownership and

Eastern Washington University installing new red AstroTurf field

July 29, 2020

As part of the Roos Field Renovation Project, Eastern Washington University is installing a high-performance AstroTurf field in time for the 2020 football season. The red football field will feature

Five keys to field stencils

July 29, 2020

The top 5 recommendations when creating a field stencil, according to Tim McLarn, CEO of TruMark Athletics, are as follows: 1. Get creative Think about the different aspects of your school or

Louisiana Tech baseball and softball will compete on FieldTurf in 2021

July 29, 2020

Last April, Louisiana Tech University unfortunately had its softball, baseball and soccer fields decimated by a tornado incident. After careful consideration, officials decided the new FieldTurf DoublePlay and TripleThreat Series

A message from STMA President Jimmy Simpson, CSFM

July 28, 2020

STMA President Jimmy Simpson, CSFM, issued the following message to members on July 23: I hope this communication finds you and your family safe and healthy. As this pandemic carries on,

UConn Virtual Turfgrass Field Day announced

July 28, 2020

The UConn Turfgrass Science Program announced a Virtual Turfgrass Field Day to be held August 18 from 10 a.m. – Noon.  This new online webcast program will seek to preserve the