Natural Grass Sod Promotion, Research, and Information Order

Docket Number: AMS-LP-21-0028
Comments Due: December 15, 2023


This proposed rule invites comments on the establishment of an industry-funded promotion, research, and information program for natural grass sod products. The proposed Natural Grass Sod Promotion, Research, and Information Order (Order) was submitted to the U.S. Department of Agriculture (USDA) by Turfgrass Producers International (TPI), a group of natural grass sod producers. The proposed Order also announces the Agricultural Marketing Service's (AMS) intent to request approval from the Office of Management and Budget (OMB) of new information collection requirements to implement the program.

Submit Comments

Interested persons are invited to submit comments concerning this document by using the electronic process available at Written comments may also be submitted to Jeana Harbison, Director; Research and Promotion Division; Livestock and Poultry Program, AMS, USDA; Room 2625–S, STOP 0251, 1400 Independence Avenue SW, Washington, DC 20250–0251. All comments should reference the document number and the date and page number of this issue of the Federal Register . All comments received will be posted without change, including any personal information provided, at and will be included in the record and made available to the public.


Jeana Harbison; Director; Research and Promotion Division; Telephone: (202) 527–3398 or Email:

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