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Natural Grass Sports Fields Beat Artificial Turf. Part 2

Natural Grass Sports Fields Beat Artificial Turf. Part 2 A little while back, we wrote about how natural grass turf beats artificial turf for sports fields. Are we a little biased? Sure. But it seems players, sports field superintendents and Forbes Magazine agrees with us. The only reason there’s any controversy at all seems to […]

January 23rd, 2015|Blog, Municipal Turf, Sports Turf|

Jan 23-25: Home, Leisure & Outdoor Expo 2015, Chilliwack

Come by our booth and we’ll gladly answer all your questions. If you’re ready for a new lawn, consider our show special pricing on grass sod and garden soil. Friday 4pm-9pm, Saturday 10am-6pm & Sunday 10am-4pm Admission is $5. More info at http://www.exposureeventsltd.com/chilliwack-heritage-park

January 5th, 2015|Blog|

How To Keep Your Vancouver Lawn Safe from the Chafer Beetle

How To Keep Your Vancouver Lawn Safe from the Chafer Beetle Noticed some unwanted guests in your neighbourhood? Lurking just a few inches beneath your Vancouver lawn there might be a menace squirming in your topsoil, chewing through your root system of your turf and grass. From New Westminster to Burnaby, Richmond and the western […]

December 12th, 2014|Blog, Grass Turf Residential, Home Lawn Care, Municipal Turf|

Feb 18-22: BC Home and Garden Show, Vancouver

Calling all Vancouver-area green thumbs! Like you, we’ll be at the BC Home and Garden Show in Vancouver happening Feb. 18 to 27 at BC Place Stadium. We’re looking forward to answering all your questions at our booth, where you can learn about how to install, maintain and protect your home lawn so your grass […]

November 27th, 2014|Blog|

Helping Our Community Grow. Evening of Caring Gala

We’re proud to be a participating sponsor for the 24th Annual Eagle Ridge Hospital Foundation’s Evening of Caring Gala happening at Hard Rock Casino Vancouver on September 27. We’re co-sponsoring one of the Live Auction prizes — a landscaping package to help turn the outside of one lucky person’s home into a beautiful green space. A well-designed landscape […]

September 23rd, 2014|Blog|

Research to Help Golf Course Turf Survive and Thrive

Research to Help Golf Course Turf Survive and Thrive Even without novice players mucking up the course with poorly aimed swings right into the turf, cold temperatures and soggy weather can significantly damage grass turf – and with winter right around the corner, landscapers and maintenance experts are bracing for it. For golf courses, this […]

September 18th, 2014|Blog, golf course turf|

Utility Grade Turf for the Lazy Maintenance Professional

Utility Grade Turf for the Lazy Maintenance Professional If you’re a professional maintenance person in charge of tending to a municipal lawn, public park, roadside, city boulevards, sidewalks or other kinds of green space, you may already finding it difficult to keep up. Week in and week out, that grass just keeps growing – and […]

August 27th, 2014|Blog, Municipal Turf, Sports Turf|