Category: Turf Talk Blog

Welcome New Summer Licensees

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Delta Bluegrass and Evergreen Turf are adding some new grass varieties to their portfolio.  Both farms have licensed for Latitude 36 and NorthBridge Bermudagrasses.  The two varieties, developed by Oklahoma State University, are popping up all across the country and they are red-hot on the market because of their cold tolerance and fine-bladed appearance.  They… Read more »

EMPIRE Turf Fall Radio Campaign Coming to Florida

The EMPIRE Turf spring radio campaign was a success.  Now the fall campaign is set to get underway. EMPIRE Turf commercials will run for 6 weeks in five markets across the state.  Listen for them coming soon. Market Station Format Gainesville WSKY-FM News/Talk Gainesville WTRS-FM Country Jacksonville WGNE-FM Country Jacksonville WJGL-FM Classic Hits Jacksonville WWJK-FM Adult… Read more »

Sod Solutions Helps Educate Homebuilders

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On July 22, 2016 Sod Solutions presented to AV Homes an education seminar on Empire Turf.  AV Homes is a massive homebuilder in the Orlando, Florida area that develops large scale neighborhoods. Many of their developments use EMPIRE Turf, the Proven Zoysia Grass, exclusively.  AV Homes had about 20 employees attend the event, where Sod… Read more »

Sod Solutions Hires New Executive Director of Marketing

CHARLESTON, S.C., (July 11, 2016) – Sod Solutions, the world leader in turfgrass research, development and marketing, is pleased to announce the hiring of Donna Waldrep as the company’s new executive director of marketing. “Donna brings some new perspectives and a wealth of experience to our company,” said Christian Broucqsault, chief operating officer for Sod Solutions.… Read more »

Research Update

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May Research Update: North Carolina State Shade Study The results are in and will be published shortly.  The study involved Celebration Bermuda, Discovery Bermuda, TifWay 419, TifGrand and other experimental lines from NC State. The study was over the course of 2-3 years. Discovery outperformed all other grasses and was followed closely by Celebration Shade… Read more »

Welcome New Licensees

Thomas Turfgrass, King Ranch and Murff Turf have all been long-time growers of some of Sod Solutions’ varieties of turfgrass.  In 2016, this Texas trio has added new grasses to the mix. Thomas Turfgrass – Licensed for Celebration King Ranch Turfgrass Texas – Licensed for Latitude 36 and NorthBridge Murff Turf – Licensed for Latitude 36… Read more »