Association News



ATA Builds Field for Gulf Coast Youth-Reach

The Alabama Turfgrass Association kicked off its New Beginnings service project by building a baseball field for the boys at Gulf Coast Youth-Reach, Summerdale, Ala. Youth-Reach is a Christian foster group home based in Houston, Texas, and it opened the Summerdale facility in December 2008. ATA’s New Beginnings program is a new endeavor to assist charitable organizations with their turfgrass needs.

Canada Blooms Moving to Direct Energy Centre

Landscape Ontario’s 13th annual Canada Blooms will be held at the Direct Energy Centre, Toronto, Ont., instead of the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. The move will provide improved access for garden builders, exhibitors and guests. The show is scheduled for March 17-21, 2010.