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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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NorthBridge Bermudagrass
Popular Bermuda Grass Varieties in Florida
Although St. Augustine is the more commonly found type of grass in Florida, bermuda grass is also a top contender ...
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How to Get Your Newly Sodded Lawn Off to a Healthy Start
How to Get Your Newly Sodded Lawn Off to a Healthy Start
Congratulations on your newly sodded lawn. If you are like most homeowners, you have entered into the “now what” stage ...
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Popular St. Augustine Grass Varieties in Florida
Popular St. Augustine Grass Varieties in Florida
CitraBlue, Palmetto, Seville, Floratam, Bitterblue and ProVista St. Augustine are some of the most popular grasses that thrive in Florida ...
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Leveling Your Soil and Preparing for Installation
Leveling Your Soil and Preparing for Installation
Leveling a yard is one of the steps that takes place before installing new sod. Having a leveled lawn makes ...
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How to Prepare Your Lawn for Spring in 12 Simple Steps
How to Prepare Your Lawn for Spring in 12 Simple Steps
There are still a few projects you can complete to prepare for the upcoming spring season. Learn how to set ...
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Popular Bermuda Grass Varieties
Popular Bermuda Grass Varieties
Do you love the look of bermuda grass? Read more about the most popular and best performing bermuda grass varieties ...
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The Benefits of Laying Sod in the Winter
The Benefits of Laying Sod in the Winter
Winter may seem like the wrong time to lay sod—but for many states, it's a totally safe time to install new ...
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The Best Grass for the Carolinas
The Best Grass for the Carolinas
Check out the top four grass selections we recommend for North and South Carolina climates in this Sod University blog ...
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What is a Surfactant and When to Use One
What is a Surfactant and When to Use One
Surfactants are commonly used with liquid herbicides to make them more effective. Southern Ag Surfactant is a popular homeowner go-to ...
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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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Lawn Mower
Winterizing Your Lawn Mower
With winter months ahead, it is important to consider taking time and preventative care for your gas-powered lawn mower  at ...
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The Best Grass for Shade in Atlanta
The Best Grass for Shade in Atlanta
Sod University lays out some of the top contending turfgrass selections for shade tolerance in the Atlanta market ...
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