Golf & Sportsfield Mgmt Trade Show - First Look at Booth Location Assignments

The 59th Annual WCTA Conference Trade Show is 83% sold out as of December 5th!   READ MORE

Whose Coming to the Show?

The 59th Annual WCTA Conference and Trade Show, taking place at the River Rock Casino Resort Feb 15-17, 2023, is designed to provide golf and sports field management education that can’t be found elsewhere.  It’s a great opportunity to invest in your career but it’s also a chance to network with colleagues and of course, peruse the latest and greatest products and services at the trade show.  READ MORE

New Carbon Cost Calculator for Turf

Via University of Guelph News Service How green is your garden? A new carbon cost calculator developed with help from University of Guelph researchers is intended to help homeowners and landscapers track carbon sequestration and emissions from lawn and garden maintenance.  READ MORE

CGSA and BCGSA Announce New Partnership

For immediate releaseNovember 25, 2022 Mississauga, ON – The Canadian Golf Superintendents Association (CGSA) and the British Columbia Golf Superintendents Association (BCGSA) have agreed on a management contract that will see the CGSA conduct the administration of the BCGSA.  READ MORE

Look Who's Joined the WCTA - Quick Start to 2022/23!

As a unified voice for the professional golf and sportsturf management industry in western Canada, the WCTA is currently 715 members strong!   In the past couple months since our fiscal year-end, 27 new members have already signed up!  These new members hail from across the board including the golf, sportsfield & lawn care sectors plus industry suppliers/service providers and turf management students. Welcome and thank you for your support and confidence in our association!  READ MORE

Job Posts New Look - Join Now to Receive

Unique to the WCTA, our ‘Employment Networking Service’ is an unlimited, free service for members to post and receive job openings.  Dozens of turf management industry and related posts are directly emailed each year to our 700+ members as we receive them, with the busy season typically running from October through March.  READ MORE

Holiday Wishes and Office Hours

To WCTA Members and Friends,  READ MORE

Time for a Lobby Group for the Turf Industry in Canada?

by Lawi S. Njeremani The most visible stakeholders in the Turf industry can be quickly identified as golf courses, golf course Superintendents, Sod producers, Municipal and Professional Sports fields, Consulting & Research institutes, synthetic turf manufacturers, Municipal Parks & Recreation facilities, Landscaping and/or professional lawn care, Sales suppliers and dealers.  READ MORE

Reminder - BC Pesticide Use Summary Reports Due Jan 31

Recording and reporting information, along with forms can be found on the following BC government web page:  READ MORE