About Us
Members Only
Job Opportunities
Site Index
Contact Us
Vendor Listing


The New York State Turfgrass Association will be recognized as the premier green industry association in the northeast. We will do this by developing and supporting educational programs, relevant research projects, providing professional development and advocating for sound policy and environmental stewardship.


The New York State Turfgrass Association, on behalf of the green industry, provides educational opportunities, networking, advocacy and policy development, research support, youth outreach and career development, while advocating for environmentally responsible management.


The New York State Turfgrass Association’s core values are:

  • promoting professionalism and responsible management through education and networking
  • sound environmental stewardship through best management practices
  • promoting innovation through utilization of current research and technology
  • developing and maintaining strong relationships
  • developing diversity in our industry
  • integrity





…to the New York State Turfgrass Association web site for people interested in the turfgrass industry. Here you will find a wealth of information on membership procedures, upcoming events, donation and sponsorship opportunities, job postings, and scholarships.

Membership Benefits

Join Now!

Renew/Update NYSTA Membership


Quick NYSTA News Links

NYSTA's Online Newsletters

NYSDEC January 2019 Stakeholder Meeting Proposals

more news information

Quick Links

Empire State Council of Agriculture Organizations Policy Book

Cornell Guide for Commercial Turfgrass Management

NYAFEC 2018 NYS Legislative Session Wrap-Up

Benefits of Turfgrass

Event Registration

Check back here soon for information on our next event.

Quick Links

Cornell Turfgrass Resources

Cornell Plant Disease Diagnostic Clinic

Cornell University - Turfgrass Program

Best Management Practices for New York State Golf Courses

Pesticide Product Search Is Online



August 19, 2019
NYSTA Challenge Steve Smith Memorial Golf Tournament (tentative)

August 27, 2019
Central NY GCSA Poa Annual Golf Tournament

September 10, 2019
Metropolitan GCSA Poa Annual Golf Tournament

October 1, 2019
Winning Fields Seminar

December 5, 2019
NYSTA Long Island Regional Conference


event information and registration







New York State Turfgrass Association, Inc.

Promote Your Page Too