Turf Farming Overview
The ‘greenhouse, nursery, floriculture and turf’ industry includes farms that seed, grow and harvest sod or turf. Different types and varieties of grasses are grown depending on the purpose or end-use of the turf, typically in a field.
- Production generally is for residential or recreational lawns, the sports turf industry, or highway greening etc. Turf farming requires different skills sets compared to nursery and greenhouse production, as larger machinery is typically utilized.