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Snow contractors anticipate loss of customers as insurance rates continue to skyrocket

Snow and ice contractors in the Orillia, Ont. area are anticipating a massive loss of customers this winter as insurance rates continue to soar. One company noted it normally paid about $5,000 per year in insurance, but the cost escalated last year to $32,000.

Group occupying closed Arrowdale Golf Course are in it for the long haul

A spokesperson for the group of people occupying the closed Arrowdale Golf Course in Brantford, Ont. says he will remain on site for as long as the grass grows.

January’s CGSA/OGSA conference and trade show opens for registration

The Canadian Golf Course Management Conference will be held Jan. 18-20 at the Sheraton Centre Toronto Hotel. Both associations are presenting an in-person event for the first time since the COVID-19 pandemic was declared.

Keep a thin layer of leaves on your lawn this fall to provide free mulch, fertilizer

The small amount of leaves will naturally decompose and provide mulch and fertilizer for the soil, the Nature Conservancy of Canada says.
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