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Sod Farming is Not Strip Mining

Some people believe a turfgrass sod farm will eventually look like a strip mine because top soil is depleted with each harvest.

Other Sod Farming Resources
Several useful and applicable reference articles for sod farming.

Sod Enterprise Budget
sod harvest

This report estimates the cost and return of a centipedegrass sod farm in Louisiana. Materials, inputs and scheduling reflect the average situation in Louisiana.

Sod Production in Louisiana
sod production

Interest in commercial sod production has risen because of increased demand for an instant turf by many building contractors and their customers. This publication discusses basic cultural practices and equipment required to produce quality sod. (PDF format only)