About Turfgrass Producers of Texas


Turfgrass Producers of Texas was chartered in 1972 by turf producers in Texas to promote the well being of Texas sod producers through dissemination of educational materials and to increase the quality of sod sold by encouraging members to adopt new management practices. 

The objectives of TPT are to:

Promote the general welfare of the sod industry in Texas
Encourage the exchange of scientific and practical knowledge relating to the production and marketing of sod.
Encourage adherence to higher standards in business practices
Promote and encourage greater interest in the use of cultivated sod.
Cooperate closely with divisions of government and public and private organizations whose activities affect the sod industry.

Together we cooperate, learn from each other, and work together to produce a quality product for a quality price.

Looking for an informative place to find the answer to your turf questions on selection, establishment, mowing, and more?  Please visit: Texas A&M's Website.

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TPT places great significance on the quality of the product our membership produces and provides funding for important and timely studies on turfgrass varieties, water studies and economic analysis of the impact of the sod industry in Texas.  From across the state of Texas, we grow the sod that you need for your particular use and geographic area – Bermudagrass, Buffalograss, Centipedegrass, Seashore Paspalum, St. Augustinegrass, Tall Fescue, Texas Bluegrass, Zoysiagrass.  Our commercial members provide an important support system by ensuring the industry with the latest advancements in turf equipment, harvesters, forklifts, fertilizers and chemicals needed to continue providing a quality product. 

Turfgrass Producers of Texas – working together to enhance our natural environment