Date: Mar. 8, 2011
Location: Mississauga, ON

OIA Central Branch Annual Meeting

Tuesday, Mar. 8, 2011

Mississauga, ON


“Current Cosmetic Pesticides Ban Act and Impact on the Ontario Turf Industry”


Guest Speaker

Pam Charbonneau, Turfgrass Specialist (OMAFRA)

As Turfgrass Specialist, Pam Charbonneau has worked with golf course superintendents’, sports turf managers, lawn care professionals and sod farmers for 20 years to provide technical information and advice on turf management.  Ms. Charbonneau’s recent research has been focused on finding viable pesticide alternatives that can be used on turf since Ontario’s ‘Cosmetic Pesticide Ban Act’ was passed.      



  • Social time and Hors d’Oeuvres: 6:00pm – 7:30pm
  • Guest Speaker at 7:30 pm



  • Credit Valley Golf & Country Club (2500 Old Carriage Road, Mississauga, ON, L5C 1Y7) 
  • MAP
  • Note: Old Carriage Road runs southbound from Dundas Street and is between Mavis Rd. to the east and Mississauga Rd. to the west.



  • $10.00 and includes Hors d’Oeuvres
  • Note: Business or business casual attire is requested at Credit Valley Golf & Country Club and no jeans please.


Please forward to your other industry contacts.  Spouses and partners welcome.  Hamilton, Niagara and Guelph Branch members as always are encouraged to join us.

Please RSVP to Darryl Worsley by Monday, Mar. 7th by e-mail at or by phone at 416-980-2760.



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