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May 22, 2019

Made-over Calgary golf course opens first 9 of 18 holes

Calgary's McCall Lake Golf Course is opening the first nine holes of its revamped 18 holes today.

Bald lawn patches might be rabbit nesting grounds

What may appear as bald spots on your lawn could be something entirely different, and should be checked before mowing. The spots might be nesting grounds for rabbits.

Axed Parliament Hill elm lives on in grafted saplings

Although it was killed off last month in a mire of controversy, the historic elm tree at Parliament Hill will live on in saplings being nurtured at the University of Guelph. Before the tree was cut down, about 100 twigs were removed and sent to the university as part of its Elm Recovery Project.

Excessive rain shuts down Burlington’s sports fields

With rainfall in the Burlington, Ont. area having surpassed the two-month average in only two weeks, the city has shut down its sports fields until further notice. The city's manager of park operations said it will take several days of drying before the fields will be ready for use.
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Trevor Anderson

Top 10 honouree adopts holistic approach to turf management

This week, we feature Trevor Anderson, 33, superintendent at Mount Bruno Country Club in St. Bruno de Montarville, Que. » Read More

SIMA 22nd Snow & Ice Symposium

June 25 - 28, 2019
Location: Grand Rapids, Michigan
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TPI Summer Convention & Field Days

July 23 - 25, 2019
Location: Minneapolis, Minn.
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“Design/Build” Growth Summit with Jeffrey Scott

August 28 - 28, 2019
Location: Columbus, Ohio
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October 16 - 18, 2019
Location: Louisville, Ky.
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Congress 2020

January 7 - 9, 2020
Location: Toronto, Ont.
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