Western Canada Turfgrass Association

The WCTA is a 700+ member interprovincial not-for-profit industry organization interested in further education, research and the exchange of information related to professional sports turf management.  Members represent a diversity of interests such as golf courses, sports fields, sod farms, nurseries, landscapers, lawn bowling greens, equipment technicians, horticulturalists and industry suppliers. 

18th Annual Turf Research Fund Raiser - Silent Auction Items Needed

You can help by pledging an item or items to our Silent Auction taking place on Thursday, February 16th, 2017 during the Dave Creamer…
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How to Report Your Pesticide Use

By Keith Lyall Recently, I have received many questions on reporting pesticide products used for the Integrated Pest Management Regulation…
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Show Rundown

This year’s show program is different in many ways so here’s a MUST READ rundown on what’s happening.  We’ll…
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Final Message from the 2016/2017 President

It is my pleasure to report on the activities and accomplishments of the Western Canada Turfgrass Association through the 2016 operating…
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Enviro-Conscious Golfers Should Know That Turf Sequesters Carbon

By Thomas L. WatschkeProfessor Emeritus of Turfgrass ScienceThe Pennsylvania State University Global warming/climate change has become a…
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Neonicotinoid Bugging the PMRA

By Jerry Rousseau In November, 2016, Health Canada’s Pest Management Regulatory Agency announced their proposed re-evaluation…
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