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Golf Canada gets new president

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Mike Carroll started his one-year term as Golf Canadaís president on February 9.

 

Photo © Bernard Brault. Photo courtesy Golf Canada

 

Mike Carroll became Golf Canadaís 110th president earlier this month at the groupís annual general meeting.

 

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Emerald ash borers linked to disease

A recent study by The American Journal of Preventative Medicine is suggesting a possible link between emerald ash borers and illness in people. The research points to an increase in mortality related to cardiovascular and lower respiratory-tract illness in counties infested with the tree-dwelling insect.

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University of Torontoís turf war

The University of Torontoís (U of Tís) back campus field may be getting a makeover for the 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games, but not everyone is happy about it.

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Saskatchewan farmers dispose of pesticides

Last October, more than 60,000 kg (132,277 lb) of obsolete or unwanted pesticides was turned in for safe disposal by Saskatchewan farmers over three days.

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Blue Jays could play ball on grass field

The Toronto Blue Jays may be playing on natural grass in the near future, according to Keith Pelley, president of Rogers Media.

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March 15-24, 2013
Canada Blooms

Direct Energy Centre
Toronto, ON
www.canadablooms.com

June 19-22, 2013
Annual Snow and Ice Symposium

Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, MN
www.sima.org

July 13-16, 2013
OFA Short Course

Greater Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, OH
ofashortcourse.org

September 11-12, 2013
Canwest Horticultural Show

Vancouver Convention Centre
Vancouver, BC
www.canwesthortshow.com

September 19, 2013
Landscape Ontario's Snow and Ice Conference and Expo 2013

Landscape Ontario Site
Milton, ON
www.snowandiceexpo.ca

 

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