Rembert, SC, July 21, 2009 — Modern Turf, a South Carolina Sod Farm is pleased to announce the availability of top quality sod for golf courses, professional landscapers, sports fields and homeowners in the Southeastern US. Modern Turf has a wide variety of high quality grass species for different sod needs. Several different factors determine which type of grass will perform the best including soil, climate, usage and budget. When purchasing sod for professional or personal needs, working with experienced professionals ensures every project receives the finest grass available for that specific situation.
Empire Zoysia grass is developed in Brazil. It can thrive in a harsh climate, from tropical to cold. For a golf course or landscaping project in the southeastern US, Empire Zoysia offers a beautiful dark green color and a durable texture. This easy to care for sod loves the sun and can thrive at very low or quite high mowing heights, giving it great versatility.
Zorro Zoysia: For shady conditions, Zorro Zoysia sod produces a luxurious lawn with deep green color. This is the # 1 rated zoysia grass in the National Turfgrass Evaluation Program. It is a fine bladed grass with excellent density and texture. Zorro Zoysia is perfect for golf playing surfaces as it can tolerate a wide variety of mowing heights.
Celebration Bermudagrass is university rated # 1 for wear tolerance in turfgrass trials. Celebration was developed in Australia and it shows incredible tolerance to wear and tear by even the toughest sports play, due to its deep, strong roots, rhizomes and stolons compared to other varieties in its class. It has a deep blue-green color and the rapid growth rate, as well as strength and durability.
Centipede: For a lawn grass that doesn't demand a lot of work, Centipede is the best grass choice. Centipede is known as "the lazy man's grass" because it is a low maintenance grass. Centipede grows best on sandy acid type soils found in the southeast.
Black Beauty Tail Fescue is a cool weather grass. This type of grass is perfect for soil with a high organic matter composition and lawns that don't see much wear and tear. It has a beautiful dark green color and is very shade tolerant.
For all of your sod and turf needs, from golf courses to professional landscaping, sports turf or home needs, contact Hank Kerfoot, of Modern Turf, at 803-713-8873.
Modern Turf is a state-of-the-art turfgrass production company specializing in growing and installing a complete variety of high quality turfgrass for the golf and landscape industries. The company was founded with the expertise of several former golf course superintendents. After establishing a sod farm in 1999 for a client in Puerto Rico Hank Kerfoot founded ModernTurf, Inc. in February of 2000. An original purchase of 410 acres, Modern Turf now encompasses 1200 acres and produces 10 varieties of turfgrass. A state-of-the-art turfgrass production facility, Modern Turf provides the highest quality grasses available on the market today