April 18, 2013

GCSAA08.16.0099The average salary for U.S. golf course superintendents has increased to more than $82,500 annually, according to the Golf Course Superintendents Association of America’s (GCSAA’s) 2013 “Compensation and Benefits Report.”

TD Green Streets 2TD Friends of the Environment Foundation (TD FEF) and Tree Canada have granted nearly $300,000 to this year’s TD Green Streets recipients to help support local forestry initiatives.

9 Green with clubhouseThis year’s Professional Golfers Association (PGA) Women’s Championship will take place at The Club at North Halton in Georgetown, Ont., from July 2 to 4.

12 NGD 0319 SBpThis year’s U.S. National Golf Day takes place on April 16, where members of Congress will meet with We Are Golf, a coalition of the game’s leading associations and industry partners, to discuss stories and data about the game.

800px-Asian long-horned beetle - Kyle RamirezThe federal government announced the Asian long-horned beetle (ALHB) has been successfully eradicated from Canada, after having been here for the last decade.