‘WOTS-UP!’ Delegate Registration Open

Release…January 19, 2021

‘WCTA Online Trade Show & Unprecedented Presentations’ (WOTS-UP!) virtual event to take place Feb 10-11, 2021 via Zoom

Delegate registration is open!  READ MORE


WCTA Online Trade Show & Unprecedented Presentations’ (WOTS-UP!) - Speaker Bio's & Presentations

It’s a Statement not a Question – ‘WOTS-UP!’‘WCTA Online Trade Show & Unprecedented Presentations’ (WOTS-UP!) virtual event to take place Feb 10-11, 2021 via Zoom Speaker bio’s and presentation synopses:  READ MORE

2021 Golf & Turf Industry Trade Show Sponsor/Exhibitor Info & Registration

January 13, 2021 It’s a Statement not a Question – ‘WOTS-UP!’ ‘WCTA Online Trade Show & Unprecedented Presentations’ (WOTS-UP!) virtual event to take place Feb 10-11, 2021 via Zoom  READ MORE

WCTA Hub for Online Auction Underway – WHOA!

As of 9:00am Pacific time, Friday, January 8th, our first online auction is officially open to bidders!  WCTA members and friends, CLICK HERE to peruse a couple dozen items already donated with more on the way.  READ MORE

Message from the WCTA President - Jan/Feb 2021

A new year brings new… and familiar challenges. With 2020 in the rear-view (phew!) many of us have looked to 2021 with a sense of hope. Hope that we will be rid of the pandemic, hope that we will return to normal.  READ MORE

Historical Perspective - BC’s First Sod Farm?

Story and photos (below) submitted by Syd Pickerell P.Ag (Ret.) Life Member of the BC Farm Museum Association and Life Member of the WCTA. When the Hotel at Lake Louise (Fairmont Chateau Lake Louise) was going through one of its expansions in 1918, the CPR who owned the Hotel, wanted green turf grass laid at the entrance for the official opening.   READ MORE

International Turf Students at KPU

by Stan Kazymerchyk, Frank Koo, Nishant Kumar, Ardit Kapri and Steve Peardon KPU has seen a large increase in International students since 2017, just like most other Canadian universities. Some have chosen Horticulture for their educational path and of these, some have discovered the passion of Turf Management that we all share.  READ MORE

2021 Member Dues Prolific Payment Pace

January 20, 2021 Re: member dues update Dear WCTA Members,  READ MORE

Notice of Proposed Constitution and Bylaw Amendments

 January 8, 2021  Important Message to all WCTA Members, The Annual General Meeting of the Western Canada Turfgrass Association (WCTA) will take place on Thursday, February 11th at 2:00pm Pacific time via Zoom.  Proposed changes to the Constitution and Bylaws must be circulated to the membership 21 days prior to the AGM.  READ MORE