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Brewster, one of the Border Control Bird Dogs used at Ottawa's Central Experimental Farm, is switched on a regular basis with other dogs to keep the geese guessing.
Photo courtesy Border Control Bird Dogs

Border collies have been hired at Ottawa’s Central Experimental Farm to keep geese away and allow scientists to develop better crops for Canadian farmers.


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Waterloo, Ont.’s Wilfrid Laurier University (WLU) has joined with the Golf Management Institute of Canada (GMIC) to introduce a management in the golf and resort industry specialization program.



Nomination dates for the Canadian Golf Superintendents Association (CGSA) President’s Scholarship Award and John B. Steel Award are approaching.



The United States Golf Association (USGA) and R&A have announced Rule 14-1b of the Rules of Golf will be adopted January 1, 2016, prohibiting anchored putting.



Trees Ontario is offering five free seed-forecasting workshops across the province to help improve seed-collection efficiency and restore inventories.





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 18-19, 2013
Canwest Horticultural Show

Vancouver Convention Centre
Vancouver, BC

October 23-24, 2013
Landscape Ontario's Expo: Garden and Floral Expo

Toronto Congress Centre
Toronto, ON

October 23-25, 2013
Green Industry & Equipment Expo

Kentucky Exposition Center
Lousiville, KY


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