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. 

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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Featured Conference Speaker - An Independent Perspective on Climate Change

by Dr. Tim Ball How are you enjoying global warming so far? According to various high profile authorities like Prince Charles, Al Gore,…
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