Sept. 6, 2018 – A Winnipeg high school's football team will be playing its first "home" game on the road this season after one of its goalposts was severely damaged on Friday. About $4,000 in damages was caused to a goalpost at Vincent Massey High School, forcing the team to play its home opener at a neighbouring school.
Sept. 6, 2018 – The need for additional environmental assessments at the site of the new Guelph Turfgrass Institute has delayed the GTI's move from its current location on Victoria Road. The lease the GTI has at its current location was to expire this year, but the move isn't expected to happen anytime soon until concerns about wildlife dependent upon a drainage pathway is resolved in the area of the Arboretum.
Sept. 5, 2018 – A grass fire that broke out Tuesday in Langford on Vancouver Island was sparked by a lawnmower. The man mowing his lawn said he wanted to reduce its height so that it stood a lesser chance of catching fire. Extreme dry weather on much of Vancouver Island has increased the risk of wildfires this year.
Aug. 28, 2018 – David Kuypers, currently head of lawn and garden Canada for Syngenta Canada Inc., will take over as the company's commercial operations manager, effective Sept. 1.
Aug. 28, 2018 – Playing conditions at Toronto's BMO Field have come under fire by no less than the FC's star player Sebastian Giovinco, who says the surface is leading to an injury a game. A new playing surface was planned prior to the 2018 season, but it was felt there wasn't enough time with the short off-season due to the MLS Cup and CONCACAF Champions League.
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