Our members believe that responsible stewardship of the earth’s natural resources is shifting emphasis toward more towards efficient plant sustainability.
Located in heart of the world’s finest grass seed production region, Mountain View Seeds of Salem, Oregon produces turf and forage grass varieties that are shipped all over the world. Quality MVS seeds are used on golf courses and sports fields, sod farms, parks, corporate and residential turf, and other locations requiring superior appearance, performance, and value.
DLF is a Danish cooperative of grass-seed farmers, a global seed company dealing in forage and amenity seeds, and other crops. They are market leader in grass breeding and about 10% of their 800 employees are involved in research. They hold a 50% market share in Europe and 25% worldwide.
LebanonTurf provides innovative and leading performance products to the golf and landscape industries in North America and around the world. LebanonTurf is an industry leader in producing advanced technology fertilizers, grass seed and biological products. They are a division of Lebanon Seaboard Corporation (www.lebsea.com).
Landmark Turf & Native Seed is a customer focused supplier that is driven to bring high-quality, value-added seed products. We provide industry-leading agro-economic solutions that reduce maintenance efforts, and thus, time and money.
Established in 1904, Barenbrug remains a thriving family-owned business to this very day. Our commitment to pioneering new and cutting-edge cultivars and varieties is deeply rooted in our heritage and in our core values of being Innovative, Collaborative, Caring, Capable, and Integrity. We received the prestigious ‘Royal predicate’ distinction in 2004, only awarded to companies with extreme prestige and importance in their field by having sustainable management with an excellent reputation, and has been in business for more than a century. We are adept at creating tailor-made seeds by diligently pursuing research, development, and expert breeding through collaboration with golf course superintendents, sports field managers, and landscapers to provide solutions to their unique needs.
FOUNDING AFFILIATE MEMBERS
Turners Falls, Massachusetts
We are a team committed to providing quality products and services that exceed expectations while building long-term relationships with customers, suppliers and associates. We also work very hard to stay connected to industry associations and are supporting members and contributors to many of them. AGT Consulting is passionate about the turfgrass industry. We have over 150 years of combined experience ranging from golf course construction, sports field construction and management to developing school IPM plans. A certified agronomist is on staff ready to assist you in evaluating the soil physics and soil nutrient status of a new construction project or an established facility.
Newsom is your one-stop shop for Maryland wholesale grass selections. Purchased in 1998 from J. Strickland Newsom by Allen and Carrie Bohrer, we have continued to deliver the same quality service and wholesale grass seed in MD. We carry a large selection of grass seed mixtures that include bentgrass, bermudagrass and perennial ryegrass. Even with our large selections of bulk grass seed in Maryland, we recognize that many of our wholesale customers require their own analysis. That is why we offer custom blends of grass seed and fertilizer that meet the individual needs of our customers.
Northeast Golf & Turf Supply, a division of Northeast Nursery, Inc. is a trusted partner to turf professionals throughout New England. The company was founded in 1982, and is still wholly owned by Andrew Cotreau. The company has been in the turfgrass seed business from the very beginning. Today, the Golf & Turf sales staff of seasoned turf professionals, can assist you with seed variety specification and selection. The team at Northeast is focused on the precise varieties for golf courses, athletic fields, educational and commercial campus properties, sod farms, golf courses and landscape contractors.
Des Moines, Iowa
United Seeds is a regional wholesaler/distributor of turf grass, native grass, wetland seed, forage seed and wildflower seed. The company is a truly historic business with roots extending back to 1887 when it was founded as the Nebraska Seed Company. In 1957, the company was renamed United Seeds and continues today to adapt to customer needs and science. United Seeds purpose is to serve the customer with honesty and integrity by providing the highest performing products that are proven through research. It takes the best seed for our customers to have the best sod for their fields and parks.
The Hogan Company has over 75 years of combined experience in the turf, farm, and conservation markets. We buy, sell, and consistently deliver the finest-quality seeds available to the turf and forage customers of Kentucky, Tennessee, and Northern Alabama. Our staff has the knowledge and experience to help you produce the best results for your specific application. We do this by offering custom blends and mixes handcrafted to the specific needs of our customers using only the finest quality seed available that also protects our environment and enhances our communities.