Platinum Partners

We are proud to present our Platinum Sponsors

The Ontario Turfgrass Research Foundation is delighted to announce the OTRF 2016 Platinum Partners of Bayer, Turf Care Products Canada,PickSeed and Greenhorizons Sod Farms. The support pledged by these leading edge companies will enable the OTRF to build and maintain the research seed money needed to fuel leading-edge research in Canada.


Turf Care

The OTRF has been a beneficiary of Turf Care’s support for much of our 30 year history. As an OTRF Platinum Partner, Turf Care Products Canada is demonstrating their commitment to research and providing real solutions to the turfgrass industry.

Greenhorizons Sod Farms

Green Horizons
Greenhorizons Sod Farms have been a long time supporter of turfgrass research in Ontario. Ron Schiedel, President of Greenhorizons Sod Farms, served as OTRF president for two years where the OTRF grew tremendously under his leadership.



BAYER with a long history of supporting the OTRF and turfgrass research.


We welcome our newest Platinum Partner, PickSeed  who by their financial commitment to the OTRF have demonstrated recognition of the value of turfgrass research.
















“ I would like to extend my gratitude to our Platinum Partners, and praise them for recognizing the long term value of investing in turfgrass research.  We are honored to have these companies as our annual platinum partners.The commitment all of our Platinum Partners have made to the OTRF helps to ensure that the turfgrass research we fund, is addressing the most pressing needs that are facing our industry key stake holders (Sean Gunn, OTRF President).

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The Ontario Turfgrass Research Foundation directs and promotes turf research for the benefit of the turfgrass industry and the general public.