Tag: Celebration Bermudagrass

Pasto Santa Cruz Celebrates 20 Years of Supplying Turfgrass in Mexico

Pasto Santa Cruz's Celso (left) and Marcelo at the Chivas stadium.

Pasto Santa Cruz in Monterrey, Mexico is staying busy. Owners Celso Martinez and Marcelo Madero are hopeful their sod farm will be able to complete renovations for the 2026 World Cup if a stadium in their area gets a bid. Pasto Santa Cruz was founded by Martinez in 2001. Initially, he said they mostly grew… Read more »

The Increasing Demand for Warm Season Grasses in California

The California turfgrass industry has seen a major transition from cool-season grasses to warm-season grasses in recent years. Larry LeMay, President and seed buyer of A-G Sod Farms said they have witnessed this steadily over time. A-G’s California farm locations are in Moreno Valley, Palmdale, Fresno and Stockton. “Twenty years ago, at our Fresno farm,… Read more »

The Best Grass for Sports

Tennessee Neyland Stadium

In recent months, collegiate and professional sports have resumed play after much of 2020 was spent waiting on the sidelines due to the Covid-19 pandemic postponing or cancelling seasons. As players and coaches get back on the field to compete, it’s important to make sure they step back onto high-quality sports fields. Finding what variety… Read more »

Sod Solutions Awards Admirals Cove Celebration Golf Course of the Year

Once a year around the time of the Florida Turfgrass Show, Sod Solutions awards a sports field or golf course with the title of Celebration Course of The Year. This award recognizes innovative sports turf managers and superintendents who are involved in the turfgrass industry, and have maintained an impeccable Celebration® Bermudagrass surface. The winner of this… Read more »