Industry News

Texas A&M AgriLife turfgrass program leads through innovation

April 30, 2024

The science of turfgrass has come a long way in recent decades. Whether turfgrass breeders and programs produced varieties for a carpet-like lawn, the perfect ball roll on a golf putting

Bruin Capital to become majority shareholder of SGL

April 30, 2024

SGL announced that Bruin Capital has agreed to become the majority shareholder of SGL’s holding company, Playgreen, which SGL is part of together with its technology development sister company Alva. Over

Aer-Flo introduces new VP of sales, marketing

April 30, 2024

Aer-Flo Sports welcomed Gregg Nelson as its new vice president of sales and marketing. Nelson will have full responsibility for the sales, marketing, product development and project services functions. Nelson spent

Nor-Cal SFMA to host maintenance webinar

April 22, 2024

Nor-Cal SFMA and DuraEdge will be hosting a webinar on pre-season and in-season maintenance practices on April 25 at 11 a.m. Pacific. There will be insights on suggested products for various

Long Beach to host 2024 Irrigation Show

April 19, 2024

Registration is currently open for the 2024 Irrigation Show and Education Week at the Long Beach Convention and Entertainment Center Nov. 4-7. There will be product demos, special presentations, the popular

Maryland SoccerPlex completes natural grass upgrades

April 16, 2024

A $2.1 million investment and advancement in a completed drainage project for Maryland SoccerPlex’s 20 native soil natural fields proved its value during Spring Youth Soccer first weekend on March

MPSFMA 2024 summer and fall events announced

April 16, 2024

The Minnesota Park and Sports Field Management Association (MPSFMA) announced several events that will be taking place throughout 2024. On July 10, MPSFMA will host a demo day at Two Rivers

John Deere launches nationwide search for Chief Tractor Officer

April 15, 2024

John Deere is currently searching for its first ever Chief Tractor Officer to be the face and voice of the company’s social media platforms. “Behind every part of our daily lives

Crowther, Lehr, Quinlan join PBI-Gordon

April 15, 2024

PBI-Gordon has three new sales representatives as Matthew Crowther, Sean Leh and Chris Quinlan have joined the company. According to Tim Demerath, vice president of sales for PBI-Gordon Corporation, “Matthew, Sean,

VSFMA to have southwest regional field day

April 9, 2024

The Virginia SFMA (VSFMA) will host a field day on May 23 at Bank of the James Stadium in Lynchburg, home of the Lynchburg Hillcats (Low-A affiliate of the Cleveland