President's Report - Summer 2014

14.04.17-Trevor.SmithTime is the one thing we can surely count on in life; it passes quickly and leaves us with the things we have accomplished and the things we have left to finish.  Each of us has a personal relationship with the work that we do, it is different for everyone and each person has his or her belief as to what the end result should look like.

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President's Report - Fall 2014


I hope everyone had a productive and successful summer. As  mentioned in past Presidents messages, I would like to focus on non- technical turf management skills. 

In this edition,  I would like to talk about the role staff play in the success of a good Turf Manager and his/her ability to effectively manage budgets.

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TLN Interview With Keith Lyall, 2013 WCTA President

12.04.24-WCTAlogo-grassonly.jpgTLN: Please start with your bio (current age, place of work & how long, how long in the business, where you live, family, etc):

Keith Lyall:  I’m 40 years old, I have been in the golf industry since 1995, but have been in landscape and residential construction since I was 13. Currently employed at Sun Peaks Golf Course where I have been the superintendent since 2005. My Wife, Bobbe and one year-old son, McLean and I live in Sun Peaks, we are both originally from Kamloops. I also have a ten year-old daughter, Ailisa who lives in Calgary.

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