What is Dormant Seeding?

Dormant seeding is to over seed your lawn in late fall to early spring while soil temperatures are too cold for seed germination.  ...read more

Uncle's Idiot Proof Lawn Program

Uncle has the program to grow the finest sod. Folks wanted to know his secret, so he wrote them down on a yellow sheet of paper. ...read more 

Buying & Installing Sod 

What to expect when you are buying and installing sod. Uncle makes it idiot proof. Do it for yourself! ....read more

The Grass Pad Story

Farming 600 acres of sod on river bottom land near Farley, Missouri.  Uncle sold his sod, seed and fertilizer from an 80 year old dairy barn with two light bulbs and one outdoor privy . ....read more about our history

Natural Grass vs. Artificial

Concerns continue to grow over the use of artificial turf for field sports. Is crumb rubber causing cancer? What about the excessive heat from artificial turf? Is it safe for the environment? Who has answers? ....read more

SNOWMAN Winter Root Builder

Grass Pad's SNOWMAN, winter lawn fertilizer, will be the most important fertilizer you apply to your lawn. ...read more