is a long standing joint partnership between Olds College/Olds College Centre for Innovation (OCCI) and the industry led Alberta Turfgrass Research Foundation (ATRF). The PTRC conducts research and disseminates information regarding the management of turfgrass on the Canadian prairies. read more
The ATRF would like to welcome both Travis Matijevich, Silver Springs Golf Club, and Adam Champion, Pine Hills Golf Club, as new members of the Board. The ATRF would also like to thank both Pete Francis, Leduc Golf Club, and Daryl Asher, Glendale Golf and Country Club, for all their years of service to the Board. Daryl was a long time President of the foundation and will be missed by all. Congratulations to Darren Reddekopp, Bearspaw Country Club, who was voted to become our new President.
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The PTRC would like to congratulate James Beebe, Golf Course Manager at Priddis Greens, located just outside Calgary, Alberta. James was elected President of the Canadian Golf Superintendents Association (CGSA). James will be a great fit as the new face of the CGSA. He is both a proud supporter of the PTRC and a member of the ATRF. Congratulations James!