Further to WCTA Conference Venue Change – Updated Information

Release…December 23, 2021

Further to WCTA Conference Venue Change – Updated Information

On December 15, the Western Canada Turfgrass Association Board of Directors announced that the 59th Annual Conference and Trade Show is moving to the River Rock Casino Resort in Richmond, BC.  Further to that release, we can now provide some additional information.

EDUCATION PROGRAM – Is not expected to change except for some minor adjustments.
ACCOMMODATION – A new landing page is being worked on.  For those who have booked accommodation at the Penticton Lakeside Resort, please cancel your booking asap by calling 1-800-663-9400 (there is no cancellation fee).
REGISTERED DELGATES – If you registered before the switch, we are waiting to hear from you before processing payment.  If you registered after the switch, payment processing is in progress.
UNREGISTERED DELEGATES - Go ahead and register without delay using the existing forms, there have been no price adjustments.
REGISTERED EXHIBITORS – The trade show is about 80% booked, thank- you turf management suppliers and service providers for your tremendous support (see exhibitor list below)!  We will assign booth locations on the same, first-come, first-served, basis as always adjusting for the new River Rock floorplan.  Assignments will be circulated early in the New Year.
UNREGISTERED EXHIBITORS - Go ahead and register without delay using the existing forms.  Here is the new River Rock tradeshow floorplan.  Remaining booths at time of writing are:  1-6, 15-18 & 24.

COVID
WCTA Directors and Staff are closely monitoring developments related to COVID.  We are proceeding with production assuming there will be a conference in February at the River Rock as planned however we will obviously need to follow any PHO orders/directives/mandates as announced.      

More info and updates are expected early in the New Year.  All the best over the holidays!

Sponsors and Exhibitors
Syngenta – Title Sponsor
Absorbpur
AR Mower & Supply
Brandt - Grigg
BrettYoung
Dryject Western Canada
FarmTek Service
Foreshore Equipment & Supply
Greenworks Commercial
Harco Fittings
Husqvarna
Iconix Waterworks
Inside Golf Media
JCL Ag Services
Keso Turf Supplies
KPU Turfgrass Management Diploma
Kubota Canada
Lavington Turf Farms
Neudorff North America
Nutrien Evergro
OakCreek Golf & Turf Inc.
Okanagan Fertilizer Ltd.
Olds College
Overton Environmental
Precision Laboratories
Premier Pacific Seeds
Quali-Pro Canada
Rollins Machinery Ltd.
Site One Landscape
Sybertech Waste Reduction Ltd.
Target Products Ltd.
TDS West
Terralink Horticulture
The Andersons
Toro Irrigation
Turf Health Products Company
Turf Tank
Van-Ed Equipment
Wallah Golf
Western Turf Farms Ltd.
Westerra Equipment
WorksafeBC