Spring Weeding Your Lawn

Dry winter and early spring has started a broadleaf weed invasion in the Midwest. Cool soils require a cool season control. ....read more

Tips on Spring Spot Seeding 

Repairing bare spots in the lawn this spring? Learn the best way to spot seed your lawn in spring and prevent crabgrass. ...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 

Sod Installation

How to install sod like a professional. Uncle makes it idiot proof. Do it for yourself! ....read more

Uncle Makes it Idiot Proof!

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

Uncle's Idiot Proof Lawn Care Program

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