The Nursery Sod Growers Association of Ontario (NSGA) is a non-profit organization focused on building awareness of the benefits of sod, providing quality turfgrass sod information for professionals and consumers, and supporting the needs of our sector.

Since 1960, we have proudly supported local producers and helped to educate and encourage the use of natural turfgrass sod in residential, commercial, and municipal settings.

The Benefits of Turfgrass Sod

There are immediate and long-term benefits to installing natural turfgrass sod including:


Water conservation, reduced air pollution, erosion control, soil enrichment, and more.


Climate moderation, oxygen production, allergen reduction, recreational space, noise abatement, and more.


Improved property value, reduced cooling costs, improved mental health, better value and more.


Helpful Resources

To help you successfully plan for the installation and maintenance of your turfgrass sod, we are pleased to provide you with the following resources:

laying turfgrass sod

How To Prepare

Learn how to plan, measure, and prepare for the installation of turfgrass sod.

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installing turfgrass sod

How To Install

Learn how to install turfgrass sod to ensure optimal results.

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How To Maintain

Learn how to maintain your sod to keep it beautiful and healthy.

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The NSGA is proud to be affiliated with the following organizations:

guelph turfgrass institute