Wednesday, July 24, 2019

from 7:30 AM to 3:00 PM CDT

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University of Saskatchewan 
129 – 72 Campus Drive
Saskatoon, SK S7N 5B5

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Anne Baliva 

Sports Turf Canada 


Saskatchewan Sports Field Training Day - Sponsors/Exhibitors - July 24-2019 

A full day industry sharing and collaborative experience which combines hearing from industry professionals sharing their experiences and solutions to common field turf challenges followed by a BBQ lunch and outdoor demonstrations and a suppliers showcase. Allows sports field suppliers an introduction to sports field professionals.

Full registration package at: https://www.sportsturfcanada.com/saskatchewan-field-day

Field Day Program

7:30—8:30         Registration & Refreshments

8:40—9:00         Opening Remarks

9:00—9:30        Presentation:  University of Saskatchewan grounds challenges / successes & compost

system  and application - Gift Marufu of the University of Saskatchewan 

9:30 - 10:15 Turf Key Maintenance Practices

10:15—10:30      Networking Break

10:30—11:30    Natural Turf Best Cultural Practices (dethatching, fertilizing, aerating, weed control,

pest  management) - Jason Pick, Olds College

11:30—12:00    Naturalized Park Development - Dave Hutchings of the City of Saskatoon

12:00-1:00       Lunch

1:00—3:00      Tradeshow with on-field demonstrations 

Who Attends?

  • All field maintenance staff
    • Groundskeepers
    • Operators
    • Technicians
    • Facility Lead Hands
    • Foremen
  • Parks & facilities Managers / Supervisors

Why Attend?

  • Learn from the experts about industry trends, new products and services, operating procedures
  • Connect with others in the industry
  • Understand sports turf maintenance best practices
  • Find out about the latest products, services and equipment
  • See products in use


Registration Fees:

Tradeshow Exhibitor - $200

  • 2 registrations for full event including lunch
  • Outdoor 10 x 10’ space assigned - simply unload and set up your own  tables, chairs and equipment to display your products and/or services  
  • Opportunities to meet with attendees


Feature Sponsor $350

  • Includes exhibitor option plus:
  • Company logo in event brochure, where possible
  • Company logo linked on STC website
  • Company logo on screen before and after sessions
  • Sponsorship acknowledgement during event
  • Company logo in Sports Turf Manager magazines (post event)


Premier Sponsor - $700 * only 3 available

  • Includes Feature sponsor benefits plus:
  • 10 x 10’ exhibitor space at Tradeshow (includes lunch for three) 
  • Sponsorship recognition throughout event
  • On-field opportunity to demo your product


Cancellation:  Replacements are encouraged.  Refunds will be issued for medical reasons

                       Registration and payment required by July 22, 2019  

Photos from previous field days: