Turf Under Fire

by Jerry Rousseau

With unprecedented heat and high winds this past summer came one of western Canada’s worst wildfire seasons on record and at the time of writing (early Sept 2021), hundreds of fires are still burning in BC and AB.

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Sally Ross 1957 – 2021

Sally Ross
1957 – 2021

(nee Matthews)
(May 14, 1957 - July 24, 2021)

It is with profound sadness that we announce the passing of Sally Elizabeth Ross. Surrounded by family, at the age of 64, Sally passed away peacefully at home in the early morning of July 24th. Sally fought a courageous second battle with cancer and although we are devastated with her loss, we are happy that she is now at peace.

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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 fraise mowing demonstration.  As far as I knew, it was the first time most of us in attendance were seeing this seriously destructive but impressive cultural practice in person.  I’d describe it as coordinated sod removal by force without the need to pick-up those annoying rolls.

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