Membership Dues 2017
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May Events & Sponsors:

Later this year:

2017  Education & Vendor 
Field Day
Glendale Heights, IL

Fall Workshop:


ILSTMA Resources

Employment Opportunities:

Click HERE to see a list of current employment opportunites in the sports turf industry



Midwest Pesticide Action Center

The ILSTMA is partnering with the Midwest Pesticide Action Center on the Midwest Grows Green Lawn & Land Forum to document, summarize, and improve the state of Integrated Pest Management (IPM) and Natural Lawn Care (NLC) policies and practices locally, regionally, and nationally. The Forum hosts sessions quarterly and engages practitioners from sporting fields to academics.  View the recordings and resources from past forum sessions below and learn about the next session at

Introduction Video to Forum

Introduction Vide

April 2017 Webinar:  Choosing Products


Notes (pdf)

January 2017 Webinar:  Cost Factors


Notes (pdf)

October 2016 Webinar:  Community Engagement  


Notes (pdf)


National Magazine:

As a benefit to Illinois Chapter of STMA members, the STMA national magazine SportsTurf,  is mailed to all local members.   The newsletter contains timely articles about sports turf industry trends, field maintenance practices, turfgrass research, member profiles, chapter news, and much more.


Archived Newsletters:

To read past issues of our local Illinois Chapter newsletter, click on a cover below.