2018 Events:


STMA National Conference:
January 16-19, 2018 in 
Fort Worth, Texas.  Go to 
the STMA Website for complete
information & registration


Winter Workshop & Annual
February 21, 2018
Minooka High School
301 S. Wabena Avenue  60447
Minooka, IL  

Membership Dues
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ILSTMA Resources

Employment & Equipment Post Board



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 bit.ly/MGGforum

Introduction Video to Forum

Introduction Vide

July 2017 Webinar:  Water Conservation

Notes (pdf)

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.