Alberta Sportsturf Field Day Announced!

For Immediate Release
June 26, 2018
Alberta Sportsturf Field Day Announced!

The Western Canada Turfgrass Association and Sports Turf Canada are once again joining forces to create a day of training and education for the sports turf management industry.  Field days are aimed at providing exceptional educational and networking opportunities for sportsturf management professionals and bring together both the workforce and industry suppliers with the generous support of local municipalities. 

Thursday, August 23, 2018
Rundle Park Family Centre
Edmonton, Alberta


Online DELEGATE registration
Printable DELEGATE registration form

Online EXHIBITOR/SPONSOR registration
Printable EXHIBITOR/SPONSOR registration form

Attendees should expect a full day collaborative experience combining industry professionals sharing their experiences and solutions to common field turf challenges followed by a BBQ lunch, a supplier's showcase and outdoor demonstrations.

Field Day Program

7:30—8:30         Registration & Refreshments
8:40—9:00         Opening Remarks
9:00—10:00       Benefits of Turf in our urban environment, Dr Casey Reynolds, Turfgrass Producers International
10:00—10:20     Networking Break
10:20—11:00     Natural turf best practices, Jason Pick, Olds College
11:00—11:40     Synthetic turf maintenance strategies, Tab Buckner, Township of Langley
11:40-11:45        Event Recognitions
11:45 - 1:00       BBQ lunch and tradeshow (see exhibitor invitation for info)
1:00—2:30        Tradeshow continues with on-field demos
2:30—3:00        Closing remarks and prize giveaways  

Who Should Attend?

All field maintenance staff
Facility Lead Hands
Parks & facilities Managers / Supervisors

Why Attend?

Learn from the experts about industry trends, new products and services, operating procedures
Connect with others in the industry
Understand sports turf maintenance best practices
Find out about the latest products, services and equipment
See products in use

Registration Fees:
Potential Members: $85 + 5% GST
WCTA / STC Members: $60 + 5% GST  **member benefit discount

WCTA / STC Members: Bring a person from your municipality, school or company and they will receive the member rate too!  Registrations MUST be completed at the same time.
Cancellation:  Replacements are encouraged.  Refunds will be issued for medical reasons
Registration and payment required by August 16, 2018.  

For further information:

Western Canada Turfgrass Association
Jerry Rousseau

Sports Turf Canada
Anne Baliva