Welcome to Sod University

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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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Lawn Maintenance, Sod Solutions
Bermuda Fall Performance – SoccerPlex
 Read the fall summary from the Maryland SoccerPlex and its Grounds & Environmental Manager Jerad Minnick on new bermuda varieties ...
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Palmetto® St. Augustine
Sunday Bermudagrass with Developer John Chapman
Sunday Bermugrass is the newest ultra-dwarf on the market.  Developer John Chapman talks about its benefits ...
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NorthBridge™ Bermudagrass
Celebration Bermuda Ready for World Cup 2014
Thanks to Greenleaf Gramados for video showing Celebration Bermudagrass big-rolled and transported to Estadio de Maracana in Rio de Janeiro, ...
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Lawn Maintenance, Sod Solutions
Aggressive Tactics Key to Managing Soccer Complex
Turf Net Sports John Reitman writes an outstanding article on Jerad Minnick and the Maryland SoccerPlex and the hands-on research ...
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Lawn Maintenance, Sod Solutions
Lawn Maintenance Videos: Summer
Maintain your lawn and keep it healthy this summer with the help from these videos for Zoysia, St. Augustine and ...
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Lawn Maintenance, Sod Solutions
Why Cheap Grass Probably Isn’t Good Grass
When establishing a yard or renovating an existing one, you have two basic choices—seeding and sodding. Either, if done correctly, ...
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Captiva® St. Augustine
Warm vs. Cool Season Grass
You may have noticed that grasses are either labeled as "cool season", or "warm season". This can be quite confusing ...
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Lawn Maintenance, Sod Solutions
Turf Grass vs. Native Plants
Grass versus native plants. It’s an argument that comes up just about every spring/summer and I thought that I would ...
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Lawn Maintenance Videos: Spring
Seasonal Maintenance Videos from Sod Solutions offer some simple steps for maintaining your lawn.  These videos are released at the ...
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Lawn Maintenance, Sod Solutions
How To Read A Bag of Fertilizer
Whether you're at the home store trying to choose a bag of fertilizer, or looking at the report from a ...
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Bermudagrass Seasonal Maintenance - Fall 2012
Bermudagrass Seasonal Maintenance – Fall 2012
Video Notes: Step 1 - Fertilization. We recommend something with a 1-0-2 ratio. In other words, 1 part nitrogen, 0 ...
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EMPIRE Turf Seasonal Maintenance - Fall 2012
EMPIRE Turf Seasonal Maintenance – Fall 2012
Step 1 - Fertilization.  We recommend something with a 1-0-2 ratio. In other words, 1 part nitrogen, 0 parts phosphorus, ...
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