Industry News

Folck named Extension educator for turfgrass management at University of Nebraska-Lincoln

February 28, 2023

Amanda Folck has been named Extension educator for turfgrass management at the University of Nebraska-Lincoln. Folck’s role includes contributing to the Extension program for management in turfgrass agronomy; teaching the turfgrass

SFMA’s call for presentations is open

February 28, 2023

SFMA’s call for presentations for the 2024 SFMA Conference is open. The 2024 SFMA Conference will be held January 22-25 in Daytona Beach, Fla. Share your ideas and expertise by

Five ways colorful PPE makes a difference

February 28, 2023

With a market full of PPE options, choosing the right safety gear isn’t always an easy task. Plus finding safe and comfortable PPE that workers will want to wear is

Detroit Lions replace Ford Field and Allen Park with FieldTurf Core

February 23, 2023

The Detroit Lions announced that the FieldTurf surface at Ford Field and practice facility, Allen Park, are being upgraded with a new FieldTurf CORE system, the first multi-layer dual-polymer monofilament

Hellas Matrix Helix to be installed at Nissan Stadium

February 23, 2023

The Tennessee Titans are making a change at Nissan Stadium, switching from natural grass to a Hellas turf system. As part of the decision-making process, the Titans reviewed data from the

Southern Turf Co. expands services to Charlotte, N.C.

February 23, 2023

Southern Turf Co. announced its expansion to Charlotte, North Carolina. The synthetic turf company will now offer its expertise to residential and commercial clients throughout the Charlotte area. Since launching

Central Turf & Irrigation Supply hires Turf Category Director for Fertilizer

February 21, 2023

Ryan Batz Central Turf & Irrigation Supply announced that Ryan Batz has joined the team as the new Turf Category Director for Fertilizer. In this role, Batz will focus on strategic

Free webinar on severe weather now available

February 10, 2023

Weather is one of the most likely disruptors to all planned events and operations. Each year severe and other inclement weather cause delays, postponements, cancellations and in some cases serious

Recent industry podcasts from The Turf Zone

February 10, 2023

The Turf Zone has featured recent podcasts on topics such as spring dead spot, the NC Sod Producers’ Report, high school turfgrass programs, and combatting employee burnout. Information on each

Irrigation Association opens registration for Technician Week courses & certification exam

February 7, 2023

The Irrigation Association has opened registration for its 2023 Technician Week scheduled for March 6-10. Technician Week is an opportunity for landscape irrigation technicians to take review courses and become certified