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BC Place will be one of six venues to host the 2015 Women's World Cup.

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The first-ever FIFA World Cup final played on an artificial surface will be at BC Place stadium during the 2015 Women’s World Cup.


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New legislation for pesticides confusing for B.C. residents

The B.C. government has introduced a law that permits solely those with a license to spray pesticides. The provincial New Democratic Party (NDP) says this does not go far enough, but the Liberal government argues it is a balance between health and choice.



Brett Burgeson becomes president of PGA of Alberta

Brett Burgeson, head professional at Country Hills Golf Club in Calgary, has been named the new president of the Professional Golfers’ Association (PGA) of Alberta.



Margaret Atwood tweets to keep green space

Canadian author Margaret Atwood is among the many wanting to put a stop to the artificial turf planned for University of Toronto’s (U of T’s) field hockey pitch for the 2015 Pan Am/Parapan Am Games.



Plant a tree on May 4

Trees Ontario’s fifth annual community tree-planting event will take place in seven locations across the province on May 4.






June 19-22, 2013
Annual Snow and Ice Symposium

Minneapolis Convention Center
Minneapolis, MN

July 13-16, 2013
OFA Short Course

Greater Columbus Convention Center
Columbus, OH

September 11-12, 2013
Canwest Horticultural Show

Vancouver Convention Centre
Vancouver, BC

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

Landscape Ontario Site
Milton, ON


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