Industry News

PGMS looking for volunteers for outreach project

January 2, 2020

The Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) North Carolina Branch is hosting an outreach project at the Odd Fellows Cemetery, a landmark in Winston-Salem, N.C. that has fallen into disrepair. PGMS

Free webinar available on “Alternative Infills and Maintenance of Synthetic Turf”

December 26, 2019

STMA is offering free access to the 2019 STMA Conference presentation of “Alternative Infills and Maintenance of Synthetic Turf,” presented by Dan Strunk, Ph.D., Western Kentucky University. In this presentation, Strunk shares

Miami Marlins to install synthetic grass surface at Marlins Park

December 26, 2019

The Miami Marlins will install a synthetic grass surface at Marlins Park as part of a multi-year corporate partnership with Shaw Sports Turf. With the enhancement to the playing surface,

2020 STC Spring Meeting

December 26, 2019

The 2020 Synthetic Turf Council (STC) Spring Meeting will be held March 10-11, 2020, at the Hilton Irvine Orange County Airport Hotel, Irvine, Calif. The event will feature an Opening Reception,

ASBA announces industry award winners

December 26, 2019

The American Sports Builders Association (ASBA) announced the winners of awards of recognition presented in the industry.  Presentation of awards took place at the conclusion of the ASBA’s Technical Meeting, held

Penn State Extension offers professional development for the green industry

December 22, 2019

Green industry professionals are invited to professional development and networking opportunities offered by Penn State Extension January 6, 2020, at Delaware Valley University, 700 E. Butler Ave., Doylestown, Pa.  Each year,

Irrigation Show Recap

December 22, 2019

Nearly 9,000 people from 57 countries attended the 2019 Irrigation Show and Groundwater Week in Las Vegas Dec. 2-6. The Irrigation Association co-located with the National Ground Water Association and

ASBA announces new officers and directors

December 22, 2019

The American Sports Builders Association (ASBA) announced the election of its officers and directors for the coming membership year. The new slate took its place at the conclusion of the ASBA’s

Start preparing for STMA Conference education sessions

December 22, 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

STMA Conference deadlines and announcements

December 16, 2019

STMA issued several important reminders and announcements regarding the STMA Conference and Exhibition. Golf and Bowling deadline is Dec. 31 Get your teams together and sign up for SAFE’s Golf and Bowling