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Final Call: Committee Sign Up

February 1, 2019

Help guide STMA’s programs and services by joining a committee before the Feb. 15 deadline! Committee work begins in March and carries through January of 2020. Some committees have very specific

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STMA Election Results

February 1, 2019

The STMA announces its 2019 Board of Directors. The 13-member board officially took office January 24 at the association’s Annual Meeting, held in conjunction with the STMA Conference, Jan. 22-25

STMA Partners with Project Evergreen on Field Rebuild

February 1, 2019

More than 100 STMA sports field managers worked in partnership with Project Evergreen (PE), and other groups including the city of Phoenix Parks and Recreation Department, local businesses and residents

STMA Micro-credential

February 1, 2019

STMA is offering micro-credentials as a way for members to enhance their education in specialized topics. Those completing the micro-credential will be asked to read technical articles and watch presentations.

STMA Student Challenge Results

February 1, 2019

Congratulations to all STMA Student Challenge participants for their exceptional performance on the 2019 exam! The Student Challenge is presented by SAFE, Founding Partner Hunter Industries, and supporting sponsor Ewing.

Access 2019 Conference Education Session Recordings

February 1, 2019

STMA recorded educational sessions at the 2019 conference to benefit conference attendees unable to make it to concurrent sessions and sports turf managers unable to make it to the conference.

Conference and Exhibition Attendee Survey

February 1, 2019

We want your feedback! If you attended the 2019 Conference in Phoenix, AZ, please be sure to take a few moments to evaluate your experience using the online survey. Access

Turf Rundown – Shallow Soil Compaction Following Fraise Mowing

February 1, 2019

Fraise mowers are aggressive tractor-mounted implements that can remove plant and soil material from 0 to 5 cm (0 to 2 in.) depths. Compaction from routine traffic in turfgrass systems

SAFE Foundation Raises More Than $40,000!

February 1, 2019

The SAFE Foundation (The Foundation for Safer Athletic Fields for Everyone), which is STMA’s charity raised more than $40,000 during the STMA Annual Conference and Exhibition, held last month. The

CSFMs Class of 2018!

February 1, 2019

Our certified sports field managers program validates the professionalism and the continuing commitment of those who have gone above and beyond the requirements of job performance and have demonstrated a