Turf & Rec

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March 6, 2023
A better way of leadership: Why servant leadership is preferred over autocratic leadership


February 9, 2023
Landscape contractors must shift paradigm to connect with employees and grow company

FeaturesProfilesSports turf

February 2, 2023
Saskatoon man named Sports Turf Canada’s sports turf manager of the year

FeaturesGolfGolf Course Readiness

December 15, 2022
Golf course design and its upkeep that keeps architect and superintendent on same page

FeaturesSnow & Ice

December 12, 2022
Stay connected season-long with snow and ice customers

FeaturesEco-Friendly EquipmentEquipment

December 7, 2022
Innovations abound at Equip Expo with advances in robotics, battery-powered equipment


December 5, 2022
When to say ‘no’ to a landscaping customer who isn’t the right fit

FeaturesSports turf

October 17, 2022
GTI research explores overseeding on sports fields with quick-germinating Kentucky bluegrass


October 10, 2022
Investment in training builds winning teams in landscaping


October 4, 2022
Growing the game of golf with gem of facility in ‘middle of nowhere’


August 28, 2022
Transitioning from assistant to superintendent; moving up the managerial ladder

FeaturesRecreationSports turf

August 22, 2022
Working with user groups, neighbours to produce better sports facility opportunities


August 14, 2022
The road toward succession planning among landscape contractors

FeaturesEco-Friendly PracticesGolf

August 9, 2022
Ultrasonic science works to prevent potentially dangerous blue-green algae blooms


July 13, 2022
Better soil health aids climate change, states ‘roadmap’ for turf and agricultural industries

FeaturesRecreationSports turf

June 30, 2022
Good user group relations are vital for keeping sports turf conditions up to standard


June 22, 2022
Golf course design amid thin budgets

FeaturesSnow & Ice

June 14, 2022
A primer for snow and ice pricing


May 25, 2022
Opportunity to grow equals employee retention in the lawn care and landscaping profession

FeaturesRecreationSports turf

May 17, 2022
Athletic field painting must have health of turfgrass in mind

NewsRecreationSports turf

May 16, 2022
New Eastern Ontario sports complex expected to be completed by end of 2022 at cost of $12.4 million

FeaturesHealth & Safety

May 13, 2022
Don’t get caught skimping on safety in golf course maintenance shops

NewsMunicipalSports turf

March 30, 2022
Owen Sound council agrees to learn more about artificial turf project before making any financial commitment

FeaturesHealth & SafetyLandscaping

March 21, 2022
Brain, spinal cord keys to good health for landscaping workers


March 18, 2022
Diversity, inclusion & culture building in landscaping


March 15, 2022
Effective strategies landscapers adopt in hiring, retention

FeaturesSports turf

March 8, 2022
Small town baseball field has big city appeal with its attention to detail and maintenance upkeep


February 10, 2022
‘Mini pitches’ help fill void in urban areas, providing recreation opportunities