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. 

Announcing the WCTA Online Webinar Series - WOW 2.0

With few options for providing education opportunities over the past 15 months or so, the WCTA created our first ever, online webinar…
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Fraise Mowing Coming to a Field Near You

By Jerry Rousseau During our 2017 field day hosted by Tab Buckner and the Township of Langley, Ross Rivers Enterprises provided a brief…
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Message from the WCTA President - May/June 2021

“I CAN SEE THE LIGHT”.by Gary Bartley, UBC Athletics   With the changes to the PHO orders, there is light at the end of the…
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Easy to Support Turf Research with Two New Online Contribution Pages

May 31, 2021 For immediate release: The Canadian Turf Research Foundation (CTRF) is pleased to announce we’ve launched two new online…
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Prairie Turfgrass Research Center Will Wind-Down 'PTRC' Moniker

By Jason Pick As many are aware, the PTRC lost two very capable turfgrass scientists in recent years, which has prompted an in-depth…
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Nathan Wade Named as WCTA Director

Message from the WCTA Board It’s been an unusual year for the WCTA Board with Cam Watt’s departure from the industry.  Gary…
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