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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 Sharpen Your Lawn Mower Blade
How to Sharpen Your Lawn Mower Blade
Sharpening your lawn mower blade reaps benefits for the overall health of your lawn and reduces significant manual labor for ...
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Homeowner Fungicide Guide for Lawns
Homeowner Fungicide Guide for Lawns
This Homeowner Fungicide Guide for Lawns takes a closer look at various types of common turfgrass diseases and discusses the ...
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How to Choose the Right Type of Sod
How to Choose the Right Type of Sod
Knowing your different grass types is the best thing you can do before purchasing a new lawn or ensure you ...
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Winter Lawn Maintenance Tips
Winter Lawn Maintenance Tips
Although it is now winter, your grass is not dead! Maintenance practices are greatly reduced during this time, but your ...
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Sod University 2019 Best Of: A Highlight of Sod U’s Most Popular Blogs
Sod University 2019 Best Of: A Highlight of Sod U’s Most Popular Blogs
Sod University shares our most popular blogs of 2019 covering a variety of lawn and yard care topics over the ...
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Purging Your Spurge
Purging Your Spurge
Purging your lawn of spurge outbreaks can be difficult if you don't always know what you're doing. Learn about spurge ...
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Lawn Disease Control Strategies
Lawn Disease Control Strategies
Selecting a fungicide can be intimidating. Sod University discusses the basic differences between a variety of fungicides as well as ...
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10 White Elephant Christmas Gift Ideas for the Lawn Lover
10 White Elephant Christmas Gift Ideas for the Lawn Lover
Check out a list Sod University put together for white elephant Christmas gift ideas for the lawn lover. From turf ...
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Fall Sod Plugs Update
Fall Sod Plugs Update
This week, we are checking back in on our sod plugs. It's been just six months since we planted at ...
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Bugs That Bite
Bugs That Bite
This week, Sod University takes a closer look at a variety of bugs that bite and how to identify them ...
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Putting Poa Annua in its Place
Putting Poa Annua in its Place
Poa annua, or annual bluegrass, typically germinates during the late summer to early fall. Check out some of our tips ...
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Fall Weed Control: Apply Your Pre-Emergent Now
Fall Weed Control: Apply Your Pre-Emergent Now
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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