The Institute of Groundsmanship is a membership organisation representing the whole of the groundscare industry and all those involved in it.

The IOG has a proud history and can point to many successes over more than 75 years, with a strong membership base, successful events in IOG SALTEX and IOG Scotsturf and award-winning monthly magazines.

Vision: ‘To promote quality surfaces and quality services and establish the IOG as the leading professional organisation for grounds management, recognised by the National Governing Bodies of Sport and the public, private and voluntary sectors for it’s industry knowledge and technical expertise.’


The Institute of Groundsmanship is a membership organisation representing the whole of the groundscare industry and all those involved in it.

The IOG has a proud history and can point to many successes over more than 75 years, with a strong membership base, successful events in IOG SALTEX and IOG Scotsturf and award-winning monthly magazines.

Vision: ‘To promote quality surfaces and quality services and establish the IOG as the leading professional organisation for grounds management, recognised by the National Governing Bodies of Sport and the public, private and voluntary sectors for it’s industry knowledge and technical expertise.’


Institute of Groundsmanship (IOG) business activities