Archived versions of the Turf & Recreation e-newsletter are below.
Winnipeg takes stand against ash borerJanuary 16, 2019City’s ball diamonds facing adversityJanuary 9, 2019Turf & Rec’s most read stories of 2018January 2, 2019Icy Grey Cup game prompts turf summitDecember 21, 2018Superior Court adds new drama to Glen Abbey sagaDecember 19, 2018Ash borer may change Halifax landscapeDecember 12, 2018Targeting weevils when they’re most activeDecember 5, 2018Field criticisms prompt CFL investigationNovember 28, 2018Utility vehicle line gets upgradeNovember 23, 2018Mississauga investing millions into parkNovember 21, 2018Landscaping business opens safer post-fire facilityNovember 14, 2018Taxpayers to pay for sod farm drivewayNovember 7, 2018ClubLink gains ground against Glen AbbeyOctober 31, 2018Ash borer arrives in Owen SoundOctober 24, 2018St. Thomas rec complex nearing completionOctober 19, 2018Keeping ball diamond dust in checkOctober 17, 2018Mayoralty candidate wants golf courses closedOctober 10, 2018Artificial turf fields boost enthusiasmOctober 3, 2018Ash borer lands in Nova ScotiaSeptember 26, 2018Trees perform best when watered wiselySeptember 21, 2018Golf and smoking dopeSeptember 19, 2018Baker named CGSA super of yearSeptember 12, 2018City’s turf field decision could face legal challengeSeptember 5, 2018Soccer star upset with BMO’s turfAugust 29, 2018Know how golf fungicides work before sprayingAugust 24, 2018Bee-friendly boulevard not city friendlyAugust 22, 2018Heat exhaustion hits P.E.I. landscapersAugust 15, 2018Predator hornets take over ball diamondsAugust 8, 2018Accolades pour in for Open’s conditionsAugust 1, 2018Open champs lament Abbey’s fateJuly 25, 2018Make noise to grow snow businessJuly 20, 2018Cut your grass or be finedJuly 18, 2018Leaf blower ban passed in Montreal suburbJuly 11, 2018Tree-cutting opponents speak outJuly 4, 2018Lloydminster course gets grass greensJune 27, 2018Tech-savvy landscaper blazing new trailJune 22, 2018Leaf blowers face ban in BeaconsfieldJune 20, 2018Toronto mayor opposes grass cutting orderJune 13, 2018Superintendent has been around golf his entire lifeJune 6, 2018Victoria man asst. super of yearMay 30, 2018Equipment technician leaves his markMay 23, 2018Education needed for weed-free lawnsMay 18, 2018‘Dust devils’ strike baseball fieldsMay 16, 2018Stabbing next to Halifax golf courseMay 9, 2018Newfoundland golf course under waterMay 2, 2018New sports field prompts legal actionApril 25, 2018Turf fertilizers and chemicalsApril 20, 2018Fort Mac super going to Ryder CupApril 18, 2018Golf course seeks taxpayers’ helpApril 11, 2018Long winter unnerves Calgary landscapersApril 4, 2018High honour for golf course workerMarch 28, 2018Irrigation system saves 60% waterMarch 23, 2018Wiring theft blacks out ball diamondMarch 21, 2018Landscaping labour shortage expectedMarch 14, 2018Lawn care pros oppose pesticide banMarch 7, 2018Winter kill may hit P.E.I. lawnsFebruary 28, 2018Golf munis dying in Ontario?February 21, 2018Charlottetown keeps pesticide exemptionFebruary 14, 2018Golf course slapped with big finesFebruary 7, 2018More murders linked to landscaperJanuary 31, 2018Landscaper charged in double murderJanuary 24, 2018TV shoot leaves stadium in disrepairJanuary 17, 2018Landscaper’s ‘predatory marriage’ voidedJanuary 10, 2018Golf opposed at park siteJanuary 3, 2018Secondary line: Our most read stories of the yearDecember 27, 2017Golf marks return to Fort MacDecember 20, 2017Glen Abbey saga rages onDecember 13, 2017No permit leads to work stoppageDecember 6, 2017More soccer fields vandalizedNovember 29, 2017Artificial turf shortens careers: prosNovember 22, 2017Geese try golf courses’ patienceNovember 15, 2017Turf’s safety questioned againNovember 8, 2017Artificial turf to stay at Rogers CentreNovember 1, 2017Novel idea pitched for old golf courseOctober 25, 2017Paris Grand sold for housing development | Vandals ruin newly sodded fieldOctober 18, 2017CGSA’s superintendent of the year | The Soo more prone to tree lossOctober 11, 2017Glen Abbey demolition bid rejected | Unique soccer pitch opens in MississaugaOctober 4, 2017Application filed to demolish Glen Abbey | Sod marketing board progress madeSeptember 27, 2017Grass wins, homeless lose in bylaw | Garden centre congress comes to CanadaSeptember 20, 2017Edmonton to make dandelion decision | Baseball groundskeeper gets top honourSeptember 13, 2017Ash borer strategy reaches midpoint | No sports field upsets parentsSeptember 6, 2017Swale makes ball diamonds ‘unsafe’ | Landscaping awards presentedAugust 30, 2017De-cing tour comes to Ottawa | Facility addresses field shortageAugust 23, 2017Landscape designs ‘waste of money’ | Field reopening delay upsets parentsAugust 16, 2017Accident claims landscaper | Lime disease on the riseAugust 9, 2017Montreal using ‘nature’s mowers’ | Aphids create sticky mess in VancouverAugust 2, 2017Landscaper blames ‘nosy neighbours’ | Limited use field irks playersJuly 26, 2017Golfer donates $400K for hole improvement | Charlottetown chinch bug controversyJuly 19, 2017Teen to pay for field damages | Wildfires prompt parks shutdownJuly 12, 2017Kananaskis reopening getting closer | Landscaping customer outragedJuly 5, 2017Heavy rains flood golf courses | Mind the heat and humidityJune 28, 2017Mona Lisa mowed into slope | Forests reduce ozone pollutionJune 21, 2017Alberta golf architect dies | Oakville mayor laudedJune 14, 2017Who’s poisoning Edmonton’s trees? | Smart Irrigation MonthJune 7, 2017Golf club grows with new owners | Trees injected against ash borerMay 31, 2017Ash tree removal upsets residents | Nudists bemoan flooded ball diamondMay 24, 2017Landscaper under investigation | Watering restrictions imposedMay 17, 2017Critics say too many trees cut | Landscaper enters winery businessMay 10, 2017Helicopters vs. mosquitoes | Landscapers help homelessMay 3, 2017B.C. landscapers give to homeless | Manitoba’s pesticide ban loosenedApril 26, 2017Landscapers awarded OMB exemption | City enacts urban forest plantApril 19, 2017Beetle is latest tree threat | Landscaper crafts humourous adApril 12, 2017OTRF tourney taking registrations | A proactive stand against insectApril 5, 2017Golf openings delayed in Okanagan | Sports Turf Canada AGMMarch 22, 2017Trump course vandalized | Schools getting new turf fieldsMarch 15, 2017Synthetic turf safety still questioned | Unpredictable weather challenges golfMarch 8, 2017CBC show takes on golf | Lawn care business under investigation.March 1, 2017Flooded Cape Breton ball field restored | Nanaimo snow challenges contractorsFebruary 8, 2017Snow closes Vancouver fields | Snowmobilers rile N.B. golf courseJanuary 11, 2017Crumb rubber risk negligible | GTI work underwayJanuary 4, 2017Crumb rubber risk negligible | GTI work underwayDecember 21, 2016Synthetic turf under fire | Good year for ToroDecember 15, 2016Saskatoon ash trees in jeopardy | Nod for HummelDecember 7, 2016Do bunkers need raking? | Hort jobs for AboriginalsNovember 29, 2016Do bunkers need raking? | Hort jobs for AboriginalsNovember 22, 2016Woman's two landscaping jobs | Inaugural CanAm CupOctober 12, 2016
CFL to meet with turf manufacturers after ice bowlNov. 27, 2018 – Criticism of the icy field conditions…
Superior Court adds new drama to Glen Abbey sagaDec. 18, 2018 – A decision rendered by Justice Morgan…
Grass not a foe, but an ally of the environmentA three-year research program aimed at improving turfgrass in residential…
New Holland's most powerful compact track loaderOct. 29, 2018 – The new C245 Super Boom® compact…
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