Knowledge Center

SFMA is committed to the continuing education of its members and the public. Resources have been compiled for public audiences to address natural grass benefits, sports field safety and synthetic turf. Technical resources have been developed to help sports field managers maintain their sports fields and facilities. Professional development and management resources are also available to assist with facility operations and career advancement.

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Featured Education

Conference Education Sessions

2024 SFMA Conference education sessions were recorded and are available for purchase. If you were a full conference registrant, your access instructions were emailed to you. If you would like to purchase conference education sessions, please CLICK HERE. The full conference package is $149. Single sessions are $20. Sessions were audio recorded and synchronized with PowerPoint presentations. The Library is accessible on portable devices such as iPad, iPhone, and other tablet devices.

Safety and Maintenance Checklists

Field maintenance may be suspended or limited depending on your location due to COVID-19.  SFMA has safety and maintenance checklists available for you to utilize when fields become accessible.  Use these resources to be sure turfgrass and non-turfgrass areas at your facility are safe for athletes to return to play.

Baseball/Softball Safety and Maintenance Checklist

Football/Soccer Safety and Maintenance Checklist