Publications - Research & Information

Turfgrass Producers of Texas places great significance on the quality of the product that our membership produces.  We strive to be involved in research for improved varieties, management practices and technology to enable our producer members to meet the challenges of tomorrow.

Funding is provided for important and timely studies on turfgrass varieties, various water studies and economic analysis to determine the impact of sod production in Texas.

Better Product Through Research
       Research
Drought Study Final Report
Economic Analysis Report
Auburn Study - Turfgrass-Sod Production in Alabama: Economics & Marketing
Weed Control and Turfgrass Response to Herbicides
Nitrogen Application Strategies for Sod Production
   
       Information
How to Select and Install Sod
Turfgrass Selection for Texas
Turfgrass Establishment for Texas
Weed Control Suggestions for Professional Turf Managers
  These publications were developed with the assistance of the Texas Department of Agriculture Specialty Crop Block Grant Program.  For more information on turfgrass, we recommend the following websites - aggieturf.com or thelawninstitute.com.
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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