New England Sports Turf Managers Association2019-02-07T19:12:03-06:00


President’s Message
Guest Column

Online Learning at Its Best: NESTMA’s Fall Webinar

While we’d all prefer to meet in person, on-demand webinars offer a convenient, affordable, and accessible way to stay up to date on the latest industry research and information. NESTMA webinars are available on-demand to members for a limited time...
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Yellow Nutsedge Management in Turf and Landscape

Yellow nutsedge is a member of the family Cyperaceae, or sedge family. Also known as nutgrass, yellow nutsedge is commonly considered to be one of the most troublesome and “difficult-to-manage” weeds of turf and landscape.
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The Balance Myth

For or many workers, work-life balance used to be a noble goal. The idea was that if we can do our jobs well for 40 (or more) hours per week, then it would be possible to provide for a family...
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The ResistPoa Project Enters a New Phase

The The ResistPoa project seeks new and innovative strategies that help practitioners make informed decisions regarding annual bluegrass control.
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Member Spotlight on Ryan Bjorn

Q & A with Ryan Bjorn, NESTMA Member and Field Superintendent, Gillette Stadium / Kraft Sports LLC, Foxboro, MA.
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Begin Applying for Awards, Scholarships and Grants

The STMA awards program, scholarship and grants programs are open and the submission deadline is October 15, 2020. There are six specific programs…
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Proposed Legislation to Watch

Senate Bill 4406 and House Bill 7940, titled the “Protect America’s Children From Toxic Pesticides Act of 2020” (PACTPA) would remove the organophosphate and neonicotinoid insecticides along with the agricultural herbicide paraquat.
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