Presidents Message for April 2018

First and foremost I want to thank everyone who attended our 2018 Annual conference and tradeshow starting with all the vendors who sponsored events at our show and all who took a booth and of course all the delegates who attended.  READ MORE


Departing Directors

On behalf of the WCTA membership and Board, we would like to recognize and thank two departing Directors, Stan Kazymerchyk and Frits Verkerk, for their service.  READ MORE

2018 Conference Photo Anthology

We'll make you famous!  Check out these great shots of the people and things that made our 2018 Conference and Trade show one of our best events ever.  READ MORE

WCTA Announces 2018 Turf Research Project Funding

Based on funds raised in 2017, cash available to the Research Committee for new project funding in 2018 is just under $14,000.  READ MORE

WCTA Board Nominates Three Candidates

Turf & Recreation Magazine, recently announced an initiative to recognize the top ten professionals in the turf management industry who are under the age of 40.  The plan is to profile these individuals in their April/May issue. READ MORE

WCTA Set to Double Down – Conference & Trade Show to Return to River Rock Casino Resort in 2019

Release…Friday, April 13, 2018 (unlucky for some) With BC’s largest casino as the backdrop, along with a world class education program, 50+ companies exhibiting and several fun-filled networking activities, the 2018 WCTA Annual Conference held at the River Rock Casino Resort in Richmond, BC was our best attended show in the past 5 years.  READ MORE

NTA Conference Lands Top Speakers

The 72nd edition of the annual conference of the Northwest Turfgrass Association has landed some top-notch national speakers for the gathering Oct. 28-30 in Walla Walla.  READ MORE

First Green Has Some Great News Involving GCSAA!

The First Green Foundation (First Green) and Golf Course Superintendents Association of American (GCSAA) have signed a memorandum of understanding that will bring First Green under the umbrella of the GCSAA’s philanthropic organization, the Environmental Institute for Golf (EIFG). The agreement was announced at the 2018 Golf Industry Show in San Antonio.  READ MORE

2018 WCTA Student Award Recipients Named

Every year, the Western Canada Turfgrass Association accepts applications from those pursuing their education toward a turfgrass management career.  Up to $2500 is awarded annually to up to five deserving students.   READ MORE

KPU Turf Club "Patrick Dooley' Memorial Golf Tournament Last Call

Last call for Pat Dooley golfers, as final entries close this Friday, April 20 at 9:00 AM.  Please keep reading for full details.  READ MORE