Upcoming events

    • Wednesday, April 29, 2020
    • 8:00 AM - 11:30 AM
    • DeFazio Park, 380 Dedham Ave, Needham, MA 02492

    A Tale of Two Fields: Selection, Installation, Management and Replacement of Synthetic Turf


    Presenters:

    Ed Olsen, Park & Forestry Department, Needham, MA

    Bradlee Mezquita, Tighe & Bond, Inc., Westfield, MA


    From site selection and design to installation and care, sport turf professionals are responsible for every aspect of synthetic turf management.  We’ll take a look at two athletic fields in Needham, MA – DeFazio and Memorial – that were resurfaced over the course of a couple of months this past summer.  Learn what worked and what didn’t. Take away lessons learned from experienced SFMs. See best-in-class demos of grooming and maintenance practices. If you work with synthetic turf, you do not want to miss this workshop – jam-packed with practical advice and clear solutions.


    Schedule

    • 8:00 a.m. Registration, Coffee & Muffins
    • 8:30 a.m.Welcoming Remarks/Frame Day/Thank Sponsors
    • 8:45 a.m.Formal Presentation: Olsen & Mezquita
    • 10:00 a.m.Break/Visit Sponsors/Coffee
    • 10:30 a.m.In Field Workshop/Hands-On Demos
    • 11:30 a.m.Workshop Ends 
    • Informal Networking/Food Truck

    Thank you sponsors! (to date)

                    

    • Thursday, June 04, 2020
    • 7:30 AM - 2:30 PM
    • Middlebury, VT

Past events

Wednesday, March 11, 2020 Workforce Solutions for New England’s Golf and Sports Turf Industry
Wednesday, March 04, 2020 NESTMA Members' Meeting & Awards Lunch
Tuesday, February 04, 2020 NESTMA February Dinner Meeting
Tuesday, December 03, 2019 NESTMA Winter Dinner meeting
Thursday, October 03, 2019 MALCP/NESTMA Golf Tournament
Thursday, September 05, 2019 NHRPA/NESTMA Maintenance Workshop
Wednesday, July 31, 2019 Summer Field & Turf Education Day
Wednesday, June 26, 2019 Turf Techniques Workshop
Thursday, June 06, 2019 VRPA/NESTMA Vermont Maintenance Workshop
Wednesday, March 06, 2019 NESTMA Annual Meeting & Lunch
Tuesday, March 05, 2019 New England Regional Turfgrass Foundation Conference & Show
Tuesday, January 22, 2019 STMA Conference & Expo
Wednesday, October 10, 2018 Fall Workshop Registration
Thursday, October 04, 2018 MALCP/NESTMA Golf Classic
Wednesday, August 08, 2018 Summer Field Day
Wednesday, June 20, 2018 Spring Turf Day
Monday, March 05, 2018 New England Regional Turfgrass Conference
Tuesday, January 16, 2018 STMA Annual Conference
Thursday, October 05, 2017 2017 MALCP/NESTMA Golf Classic
Wednesday, October 04, 2017 Fall Workshop
Thursday, August 10, 2017 UConn Field Day
Thursday, August 03, 2017 Summer Field Day
Wednesday, June 21, 2017 NEPA/NESTMA Spring Workshop
Wednesday, May 31, 2017 VT/NH Spring Maintenance Workshop

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