Industry News

Upcoming events featuring SFMA members

May 31, 2022

The 2022 US Women’s Open will have an all-female groundskeeping crew again this year! SFMA members who will be participating are Sun Roesslein, CSFM; Christi Clay, CSFM; Nina Oldenkamp (Odey’s

Campey announces the passing of Tony Cundall

May 31, 2022

Campey Turf Care Systems shared the sad news of the passing of Tony Cundall at the age of 75. Cundall was the first Campey product specialist to cover Manchester, Wirral,

UConn Turfgrass Field Day

May 31, 2022

The University of Connecticut (UConn) will hold its popular biennial Turfgrass Field Day on July 28, 2002, at the UConn Plant Science Research Facility in Storrs, Conn.  Learn about innovative, cutting-edge

TCU Horned Frogs welcome Hellas’ synthetic turf system at indoor practice facility

May 25, 2022

Hellas Construction recently replaced the synthetic turf at the TCU Horned Frogs indoor practice facility. The Sam Baugh Indoor Practice Facility is an 80-yard, regulation width, multi-use field with two full

Heinz Field in Pittsburgh partners with utility company

May 25, 2022

Duquesne Light Holdings Inc. (DLH) announced a partnership with PSSI Stadium LLC, the owner of Heinz Field, whereby DLH will own the stadium’s central heating and cooling plant and its

Club Car announces partnership with the Dallas Cowboys

May 25, 2022

Club Car, a leader in small wheeled electric vehicles, is now the Official Golf Car of the Dallas Cowboys. The Dallas Cowboys selected Club Car vehicles to support the team throughout

PGMS announces Eric Harshman as CGM #188

May 24, 2022

The Professional Grounds Management Society (PGMS) announced that Eric Harshman, grounds superintendent at Transylvania University, obtained the Certified Grounds Manager (CGM) certification. The following is an interview PGMS conducted with

Central Turf & Irrigation Supply Inc. appoints turf category director for seed

May 24, 2022

Central Turf & Irrigation Supply, a leading North American customer-focused wholesale distributor of irrigation and landscape supplies, announced that Austin Lanzarone joined the team as the new turf category director

Rain Bird launches new “Tree Stories” docuseries

May 24, 2022

Trees enrich our lives in many ways, and global irrigation manufacturer Rain Bird is celebrating them with a new docuseries, “Tree Stories.” Now streaming on YouTube, and hosted by Emmy

EPA releases Interim Review Decision on oxadiazon

May 17, 2022

By Casey Reynolds, Ph.D., Turfgrass Producers International (TPI) On April 28 the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) released its Interim Review Decision on several pesticides as part of its periodic review