The Growing Better 2024, the event for those in the sod industry, is coming up April 18th and 19th, in Brandon, Florida.

Growing Better 2024, an “industry-wide networking and learning event for sod growers, installers, and those who support the industry with products and services,” is coming up in April. This event is put on by the Turfgrass Producers of Florida for those in the sod industry in Florida. See the details of this event below.

Details of Growing Better 2024

When: April 18th and 19th

Where: TopGolf, Tampa-Brandon and Bayside Sod, Duette, Florida

Who: “Sod growers, installers, and those who support the industry with products and services.”


Thursday, April 18 – All events at TopGolf, Tampa-Brandon

Annual Meeting Lunch 11:30 AM – 1:30 PM

“Kick off your Growing Better experience at our Annual Meeting Lunch for a recap of the association’s work and information on key industry issues. ($75 per person)”

TopGolf FUNdraiser 2:00 – 5:00 PM

“Spend a great afternoon with buddies, customers, or key employees at our TopGolf FUNdraiser! Enjoyable for all skill levels from Fiercely Competitive to Completely Clueless. ($85 per player)”

Reception & Dinner 6:30 PM – 9:00 PM

“Round out your day with our casual reception & dinner, a great opportunity to visit with friends and colleagues – and we’re always cookin’ up something fun.($125 per person)”

Friday, April 19

On-Farm Field Day at Bayside Sod, Duette, Florida 9:00 AM – 1:30 PM

“Growing Better is designed to showcase the “best of” in products and services as well as innovations and ideas to help your business grow. Join us for equipment and supplier displays and demonstrations, along with our bucket raffle and barbeque lunch, courtesy of Everglades Equipment Group.  ($50 per person)”

How: Register online here.

Griffin Fertilizer is committed to helping both growers and ranchers make sound agronomic and economic decisions in order to maximize the health of their grove and pasture. As a full-service custom dry & liquid fertilizer blender and crop protection product distributor, we will continue our mission to further advance Florida agriculture. For questions -or concerns about your farm or pasture, contact us and one of our team will be in touch.