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January 16, 2019
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‘Stadium’ plan creates confusion in neighbourhood

Plans to build a new high school football field in East Vancouver have resulted in some confusion among neighbouring residents. Much of the confusion stems around the term "stadium," giving impression the project will be much more significant than it actually is.

B.C. golf course cleans up after strong wind storm

A massive cleanup of the Mount Brenton Golf Course in Chemainus. B.C. was undertaken by club employees and members on Wednesday, who tidied up broken tree limbs and other debris caused by a strong wind storm on Dec. 20. The back nine still remains closed for play.

Entangled deer prompts city to remove goal netting

Netting on soccer goals will be removed during the off-season in the City of Hamilton after a deer became hopelessly entangled in a net on Sunday and was euthanized afterward. A wildlife rescue organization has recommended all municipalities remove netting from soccer goals during times when it is not needed.

Winnipeg hopes to stop ash borer with tree insecticide

Winnipeg's ash trees will be injected this summer with an insecticide designed to kill the emerald ash borer larvae inside the tree trunks. The plan is to kill off enough larvae to allow the trees to survive until the intensity of Winnipeg's ash-borer infestation subsides, something that's expected over the course of several years.
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Top 10 U40

Calling all nominations for industry’s Top 10 U40

The positive response to our first Top 10 Under 40 competition has prompted a follow-up. Turf & Rec is calling upon its readers to nominate deserving young professionals under the age of 40 who are leaders, innovators or difference makers in the industry, whether it’s the golf, landscaping, lawn care, sports turf, academic, sod growing, business or other sector. » Read More

Golf Industry Show

February 2 - 7, 2019
Location: San Diego, Calif.
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Ontario Turfgrass Symposium

February 20 - 21, 2019
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WCTA annual conference and show

February 20 - 22, 2019
Location: Richmond, B.C.
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