This year’s Canadian Truck King Challenge consisted of mid-size, full-size and HD entries – 10 trucks in all – all vying for a win in what is now the 11th year of the challenge. We tested 10 2018 pickup trucks covering the 2500 HD segment; two mid-size and five full-size pickups completed the rest of the 2018 entries.
The future of Canada’s professional turf and grounds maintenance industry is in good hands. From coast to coast, several bright, young superstars have been making a difference in the industry, paving the way for the next wave of up-and-coming professionals.
The image gracing the cover of this issue of Turf & Rec is rather dramatic. It captures a golfer making a good-sized divot after (presumably) hitting a properly struck approach shot into a green.
The superintendent of a Corner Brook, Nfld. golf course said his "blood is boiling" after discovering two of his greens were significantly damaged during the winter by snowmobilers and those riding all-terrain vehicles. He also figures the number of empty beer bottles strewn about the area suggests the culprits might have been intoxicated.
Although photographs of a flooded Quilchena Golf & Country Club near Merritt, B.C. suggest a serious problem, the matter is not particularly worrisome, the region's district emergency services supervisor says. "We know it looks very dramatic, but there are no structures at risk at this time,” Jason Tomlin said.
The Hamilton Cardinals of the Intercounty Baseball League will have a newly renovated field to play on this season, thanks to a large degree to the damage it incurred during filming of television's "A Handmaid's Tale." The production company behind the show has swallowed the cost of making the necessary field repairs to Bernie Arbour Stadium.
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SIMA 22nd Snow & Ice Symposium
June 25-28, 2019
TPI Summer Convention & Field Days
July 23-25, 2019