A federally-owned Alberta golf course could be facing a water shortage this summer. Low water levels in 2016 forced the Cold Lake Golf & Winter Club to use fire hydrants for irrigation purposes. The club has a new pump house this season, but is still concerned about having enough water for irrigation.
At what age should a man stop worrying about his wardrobe, what’s in style and whether or not his shirt and pants match?
Everyone knows that hiring within an organization can be a stressful, confusing, and tedious process. Business owners, organization leaders, and hiring managers all want to choose the best job candidates so their companies can experience more productivity and less turnover.
People would rather be led than managed, and those in leadership positions who choose to simply manage their staff will find their employees will typically underperform, will coast through their jobs and will contribute to increased turnover, an audience of golf course superintendents was told in February in Victoria, B.C.
Sports Turf Canada is continuing to spread its wings across the country as it celebrates its 30th anniversary. The Guelph, Ont.-based organization that promotes better and safer sports turf reported a 20 per cent increase in its membership from 2015 to 2016 and is aiming to build it up further this year.
You’ve probably noticed by now that there’s something a little different about this issue of Turf & Rec.
Brantford, Ont.'s new $3.5-million Bisons Alumni North Park Sports Complex has officially opened, featuring a new synthetic turf athletic field, four-lane running track, new lighting, a renovated field house, bleachers to accommodate 750 spectators and a new media box. The field will be used for various sports, including soccer and football, and will alleviate muddy conditions associated with fall and spring play.
Home lawns in the Picton, Ont. area, already saturated, could become flooded in low-lying areas following recent precipation amounts of both rain and snow.
Researchers raising wasps to battle ash borerThe destructive emerald ash borer has a new enemy that…
Vandals carve message into Trump-owned greenA group of vandals, calling themselves an "anonymous environmental activist…
Landscaper takes money, doesn't do job: Global TVA Mississauga, Ont. landscape contractor is in hot water following…
Landscaping ad's message humourous yet honestAn advertisement placed by a Nova Scotia landscaping company has…
GIE + EXPOThu Oct 19, 2017