Industry News

Motz Group announces new director of services

October 26, 2022

The Motz Group announced the promotion of Nick Maynard to director of services for the Motz365 track and synthetic turf field maintenance team. Maynard will continue to serve the organization

AstroTurf announces new distributor for Great Lakes region

October 26, 2022

AstroTurf Corporation added AstroTurf Great Lakes to its nationwide network of synthetic turf distributors and installers. AstroTurf Great Lakes will be led by Todd DeWolfe and business partners John Forrester and

Irrigation Association 2022 E3 program winners

October 26, 2022

The Irrigation Association selected 25 winners for the 2022 Irrigation E3 program. This year’s class, 22 students and three educators, will receive education and travel awards to attend the 2022

Louisville hosts largest-ever Expo

October 25, 2022

Equip Exposition 2022 — the international landscape, outdoor living, and equipment exposition — was held last week in Louisville, Ky., to record crowds. According to show management, approximately 24,000 total

Technological advances for turfgrass management a focus of University of Arkansas faculty member

October 25, 2022

Drones and GPS technology are some of the emerging tools in the treatment of turfgrass diseases, and Wendell Hutchens hopes to find the best uses for these technologies in his

Zach Temple receives Trailblazer Award

October 25, 2022

Zach Temple, P.E., received the Trailblazer Award from the Arizona Chapter of the American Society of Landscape Architects for his distinguished work as an innovative and cutting-edge irrigation engineer. The

Texas A&M AgriLife displays turfgrass research at field day

October 17, 2022

New turfgrass varieties soon to be released or in the development pipeline that can withstand Texas’ harsh conditions were highlighted at the recent Texas A&M Turfgrass and Landscape Field Day

Landmark Seed Company announces promotion

October 17, 2022

Landmark Seed Company announced that Wayne Horman has been promoted to director of sales and product development. “Wayne’s energy, dedication, and passion for the professional turfgrass segment are unmatched. He

TPI International Education Conference 2023

October 17, 2022

The Turfgrass Producers International (TPI) Education Conference 2023 will be held February 20-22, 2023 at the Gaylord Opryland Resort and Convention Center in Nashville, Tenn. More information will be available

Community sports field survey

October 11, 2022

Community-level sports fields (e.g., park and recreation, K-12) are public spaces that provide numerous physical, mental, and societal benefits. These fields are often governed, constructed, managed, and used by various