About Us

Turfgrass Producers of Texas
An Association of Top Texas Turfgrass Farms and Related Businesses
Turfgrass Producers of Texas

Our Story

Turfgrass Producers of Texas is a professional association of the best turfgrass sod farms and related businesses engaged in producing and marketing high-quality sod for the citizens of the State of Texas. We are committed to helping Texans find the ideal turfgrass for their needs — from lawn turfgrass to sports turf to home putting greens. We also support university research programs to develop improved Texas turfgrass varieties, making these grasses more drought-tolerant, easier to maintain, and more resistant to disease and pests.

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Find a grower near you with our easy to use Membership Directory Search tool.

Grass Variety

Select the right turf for your home or project.

Turfgrass Producers of Texas

OUR PURPOSE

The purpose of the Turfgrass Producers of Texas is to maintain a trade association of individuals and firms engaged in the business of producing and marketing sod in the State 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 the dissemination of educational materials, and to increase the quality of sod sold by encouraging members to adopt new management practices.

Turfgrass Producers of Texas

Working Together to Enhance our Natural Environment

OUR POLICIES

Promote

Promote the general welfare of the sod industry in Texas

Higher Standards

Encourage adherence to higher standards in business practices

Cooperate

Cooperate closely with divisions of government, public, and private organizations whose activities affect the sod industry

Research

Encourage the exchange of scientific and practical knowledge relating to the production and marketing of sod

Increase Interest

Promote and encourage greater interest in the use of cultivated sod

As an organization of turfgrass sod farms and associated businesses, our members are committed to being good stewards of the environment. We promote ecologically responsible methods of sod farming, harvesting, and delivery. 

  TPT members are committed to strict adherence to ethical business practices, we work very hard to provide quality products to our customers.

We will continue to support new research into the development of insect and disease-resistant grass varieties. 

We recognize that water is becoming a scarce resource in Texas. We support research into the management of turfgrass to minimize water usage and research into the development of more drought-tolerant grasses.

  Our members generate hundreds of millions of dollars every year for the Texas economy, and we promote the growth of our industry and the recognition of its contributions to Texas.

Turfgrass Producers of Texas

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

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