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Share your Voice & Vision

The Nominating Committee is issuing its annual call for interest from volunteers who wish to be considered for national STMA Board service. Please click on this link to indicate your interest.

Best Practices for Tarping Your Field

How long can you leave a tarp on a sports field? STMA's Information Outreach provides tips and advice for tarping fields. The bulletin addresses weather conditions, infield areas, fungicide applications, turfgrass color, and more. Click here for more information on how you can make the best use of your tarp.

Stars & Stripes Contest

Don't forget to enter the second annual "Stars and Stripes" contest! Show off your American spirit by creating a unique Fourth of July-theme field design.

Real time Versatility Provides Better Information

STMA's Membership Directory has been a staple - delivered to your inbox annually each summer. Members, however, are increasingly selecting the option to "go green" and use the on-line Membership Directory. So much so, that printing a directory just doesn't make sense -- it is already out-of-date by the time the last copy rolls off the press.

We Need Your Votes for Conference Education!

Every year STMA conference attendees request repeat sessions. Now you have the chance to vote for the sessions you would like to see repeated. Click Here to view the education sessions taking place Wednesday, Jan. 17 and Thursday, Jan. 18 at the annual conference. Choose the three sessions you would most like to see repeated on Friday afternoon (Jan. 19).

Board of Directors Sets 3-Year Direction

The STMA Board of Directors held a facilitated strategic planning session during its summer board meeting. Led by Dr. Jeff Suderman, strategy planning consultant, the board concluded that four areas of focus will help to advance the mission of STMA. The four overarching goals include:

Incredible Tours Confirmed for Ft. Worth

The STMA Conference Tours Committee has lined up two exciting tours of athletic facilities during our conference in January.

STMA Celebrates Smart Irrigation Month

Join STMA in celebrating Smart Irrigation Month! Smart Irrigation Month is a public awareness campaign to promote efficient water use. Focused on July, traditionally the month of peak demand for outdoor water use, the campaign highlights simple practices and innovative technologies to:

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Be sure to follow STMA's Twitter page @FieldExperts so you can keep up to date with everything that is happening within the industry.

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