The Mississippi Turfgrass Association is a non-profit organization interested in promoting and expanding the turf and landscape industry in Mississippi and surrounding states.

MTA’s objectives are to:

  • Sponsor turf research at Mississippi State University
  • Provide scholarships to deserving students enrolled in the Golf & Sports Turf Management Programs at Mississippi State University and East Mississippi Community College
  • Offer conferences and workshops on timely topics.
  • Cooperate with other organizations in advancing educational opportunities in turf and landscape management.

Any individual interested in the advancement of turfgrass or landscape management is invited to join the organization. This includes professionals in golf course and grounds maintenance, sod, and seed producers, landscape contractors, landscape architects, horticulturists, agronomists, nurserymen, educators, athletic field managers, park managers and representatives of manufacturers, wholesalers, and retailers of turf and landscape equipment, chemicals and supplies.

Annual Dues:

$75

for individuals and single business representative membership

$100

for businesses requesting two to four individuals receiving the Mississippi Turfgrass magazine

$15

for Students