SportsTurf History

SportsTurf targets sports turf managers and provides them with practical technical and management advice. This audience includes professionals who make purchasing decisions for parks, schools, professional operations and colleges and universities, as well as those in charge of athletic fields, facilities and complexes.

Through this site, and our other industry-specific sites, our goal is to provide relevant content that will enhance our audience’s ability to work smarter.

This information includes advice from industry professionals, coverage of specific projects, details on the latest products and innovations, and news from around the world.

We encourage visitors to share their experiences with us to help create what we hope will be engaging discussions about the important issues facing our industries.
SportsTurf is part of, a business-to-business publisher serving targeted markets in the arboriculture, landscape, outdoor power equipment and sports turf industries.

SportsTurf is the Official Publication of the Sports Turf Managers Association (STMA), STMA is the not-for-profit, professional association for the men and women who manage sports fields. Its more than 2,600 members oversee sports fields and facilities at schools, colleges and universities, parks and recreational facilities, and professional sports stadiums. The membership’s goal is to manage natural turf and synthetic surfaces to produce safe and aesthetically pleasing playing surfaces for athletes at all levels of playing abilities. Since 1981, the association and its dozens of local chapters have been providing education, information and sharing practical knowledge in the art and science of sports field management.
Green Media is a division of Specialty Information Media, a diverse business-to-business media company headquartered in Palm Springs, CA with offices throughout the country.