2016 Final Dues Reminder

12.04.24-WCTAlogo-grassonly.jpgBy Jason Pick

More than 700 members strong, the Western Canada Turfgrass Association has been supporting golf course superintendents, sportsfield managers and their respective supply network reliably for over 50 years and remains as dedicated as ever in fulfilling its mandate of ‘Research, Education, Discussion and Advocacy’.

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May is First Green Month

14.04.06-First.Green.logoMay is First Green month, and golf courses across the U.S. and Canada are hosting local schools for First Green STEM* field trips.   In a First Green field trip, golf course superintendents host students where they test water quality, collect soil samples, identify plants, design plantings, and calculate the square footage of parts of the golf course that the superintendents deal with every day.

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WCTA Report for BCGSA April 2016

12.04.24-WCTAlogo-grassonly.jpgprepared by Jerry Rousseau

Thank you for the opportunity to present a report.

Our largest annual undertaking, the 53rd Annual WCTA Conference and Trade Show held for the first time in Whistler, BC, is now part of this association's history.  Feedback on the education program, food, venue, service and surroundings, among other things, has been tremendously positive and we’re very happy that both exhibitors and delegates thoroughly enjoyed the event.  

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