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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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How to Level Your Yard Without Ripping It Up
How to Level Your Yard Without Ripping It Up
Homeowners are uncertain about leveling their lawn because they don't want to rip it up. Topsoil offers a solution to ...
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How to Use a Pre-Emergent Herbicide in the Fall
How to Use a Pre-Emergent Herbicide in the Fall
Learn the secret to achieving a weed-free lawn: stop them before they grow. Applying a pre-emergent in the fall will ...
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Controlling Goosegrass in Your Lawn
Controlling Goosegrass in Your Lawn
Sod U covers the hard-to-control weed, goosegrass, and how to treat it. Although it closely resembles crabgrass, there are a ...
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How to Prevent Different Types of Weeds in Your Lawn & Garden
How to Prevent Different Types of Weeds in Your Lawn & Garden
This Sod U article discusses different types of weeds and some preventative measures you can take to avoid having them ...
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Lawnifi's Most FAQs
Lawnifi’s Most FAQs
Sod U put together a list of our most frequently asked questions on Lawnifi so that you can easily find ...
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Summer Grass Plugs Update
Summer Grass Plugs Update
Sod U gives a status update of the grass plugs we planted at our test plot in May of 2019 ...
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How to Use Spectracide Weed Stop For Lawns Plus Crabgrass Killer for Weed Control
How to Use Spectracide Weed Stop For Lawns Plus Crabgrass Killer for Weed Control
Spectracide Weed Stop For Lawns Plus Crabgrass Killer is a broad spectrum post-emergent herbicide that kills over 470 weeds including ...
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The Best Grass for Low Maintenance in Florida
The Best Grass for Low Maintenance in Florida
For some Florida homeowners, the grass that consists of the lowest maintenance is the best option. Sod U lists a ...
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How to Keep Your Lawn Green During the Winter
How to Keep Your Lawn Green During the Winter
There are numerous ways to keep your lawn green during the winter including overseeding or applying turf colorant. Now is ...
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What is a Billbug and How to Control Them
What is a Billbug and How to Control Them
A billbug is a weevil or snout-beetle that, in its larval form, can cause damage to your lawn and is ...
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The Best and Worst Times for Herbicide Applications
The Best and Worst Times for Herbicide Applications
Sod U talks about the best and worst times to make herbicide applications so that you can feel confident about ...
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How to Use Heritage for Lawn Disease Control
How to Use Heritage for Lawn Disease Control
Heritage G Fungicide is an effective fungicide that can be used to prevent and cure many of the most common ...
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