May 15, 2014

Bluegrass plots tour 08-10The turfgrass research program at Alberta’s Olds College Centre for Innovation (OCCI) has been awarded a $2.3-million grant over five years through the Natural Sciences and Engineering Research Council of Canada (NSERC).

Cam-Cutting 8 inch HoleTo help make golf easier and to attract younger players, Redwoods Golf Course in Langley, B.C., has increased its cup sizes.

dreamstime s 28792509National Golf Course Owners Association (NGCOA) Canada has chosen SportBox Entertainment Group to build, launch, and manage a new model for corporate partnerships, delivering marketing opportunities across Canada.

dreamstime s 40167596The Canadian Golf Superintendents Association (CGSA) is encouraging its members to band together as they struggle to bring their turf back to health following a harsh winter that has left many courses with unprecedented turf damage.

dreamstime s 9247431The sand and rubber infill at Toronto’s Rogers Centre has been replaced with an all-rubber infill to extend its lifespan and create a softer playing surface.