TITLE

Muskoka Marvels

AUTHOR(S)
COUSINEAU, MARC
PUB. DATE
July 2014
SOURCE
GreenMaster;Jul/Aug2014, Vol. 49 Issue 4, p20
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Proceeding
ABSTRACT
The article discusses the highlights of the Fall Field Day 2014 in Ontario for turfgrass professionals. Topics covered include the importance of the event to golfers as well as golf superintendents and the significance of the gathering to golf tournaments. Also mentioned is the participation of turf managers in Canada in the field day.
ACCESSION #
97510977

 

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