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Sod University is a rich resource for the lawn and garden enthusiast and includes educational content, interactive tools, and expert insights on all things lawn care.  Research and science continue to drive the turfgrass industry, but it is the desire to have the best looking yard that fuels our passion.

If you share our passion and want to learn more about providing what your lawn and garden needs in ways that have a reduced impact on the environment, then Sod University is for you.

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moles
What are Moles?
Moles are ground-dwelling carnivores that can cause your lawn and garden major havoc. These feisty pests are carnivores interested in ...
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Repairing Dog Pee Spots on Your Lawn
Repairing Dog Pee Spots on Your Lawn
Keep in mind that best way to maintain a healthy lawn is a regimented mowing, irrigation, and fertilization program. Healthy ...
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Sod Online
Buying Sod Online | Sod Solutions
Yes, you can buy the right amount of the right sod and have it quickly delivered without ever having to ...
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Fungus Lawn
Treat Yourself to a Fungus Free Lawn
Spring is in the air, the birds are chirping, the days are getting longer, and daydreams about BBQs on lush ...
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Zoysia
All About Zoysia Sod
Learn about all the different key characteristics and traits about zoysiagrass. Whether you are sod shopping and wondering whether zoysiagrass ...
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Dethatching
Why Dethatching and Aeration Matter
Although it takes some knowledge and a concerted effort, effectively dethatching a lawn is critical to its health and appearance ...
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Sod Language
The Language of Sod 101
cool-season grasses - For the most part, cool season grasses grow well in the Northeast and much of the Midwest and ...
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Turf Logistics
Why Sod?
For those serious about their grass, golf course superintendents, stadium managers, recreational professionals, landscape architects and discerning homeowners, among the ...
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Empire Turf vs Centipede
Empire Turf vs. Centipedegrass
Empire Turf maintains its deep blue-green color longer, is hardier, more disease resistant & drought tolerant than its counterpart, centipede ...
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lawn care, sod solution
EMPIRE Zoysia is Chinch Bug Resistant
Chinch bugs don’t like setting up camp in EMPIRE Zoysia, the proven zoysia grass that thrives where other grasses simply can’t ...
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TifTuf_vs_Celebration
Celebration vs. Latitude 36 vs. TifTuf Bermudagrass
Celebration Bermudagrass® vs. TifTuf™ When it comes to outperforming the competition, Celebration Bermudagrass® is something to shout about! National Turf Evaluation Program ...
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Grass for Shade
Choosing the Right Grass for Shade
Sod University discusses some of the best shade tolerant warm season turfgrass varieties such as Palmetto and CitraBlue St. Augustine ...
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