Research Farm

Virginia Green is never satisfied with the status quo. Our Research Farm is a testament to our unwavering commitment to continuous improvement and innovation in the field of lawn care.


Ensuring the best lawn care for your home 

At Virginia Green, we believe that providing the best lawn care starts with soil and turf science. That’s why we’ve established our Research Farm, where we continuously experiment with different types of grasses, products, and treatments. 

This commitment to scientific research allows us to tailor our services to the specific needs of our customers, ensuring that every lawn receives the expert care it deserves.

Farm with sign saying Virginia Green. Large field with green lawn.

Our Research Farm in Action

Our research farm is a hub on ongoing experiments and trials, where we test various factors that affect the health and appearance of lawns. We carefully evaluate different seeding rates, grass varieties, fertilizers and weed and pest control products to determine their effectiveness and identify the best practices for optimal lawn care.

Seed rate testing results on a farm

Seeding Rate Trials

We’ve conducted extensive trials to determine the ideal seeding rates for different grass varieties.

By comparing plots seeded with varying amounts of seed, we’ve gained valuable insights into the optimal seeding rates for achieving a full, healthy lawn. These experiments have contributed greatly to our unique aeration and seeding process.

Weed control products being applied to a research farm

Weed & Pest Control Testing

Our Research Farm serves as a testing ground for various weed control and pest control products.

We carefully monitor the results of each treatment, noting the impact on grass growth, weed control, and overall lawn health.

Fertilizer testing analysis

Fertilizer Evaluation 

Proper fertilization is crucial for maintaining a lush, green lawn. 

Our Research Farm allows us to evaluate different fertilizer formulations and application methods, ensuring that we provide our customers with the right nutrients at the right time to nurture a beautiful, lush lawn. 


How Research Benefits Our Customers


The dedication to research and testing conducted at our Research Farm directly benefits our customers. By understanding the intricacies of lawn care, we can provide tailored solutions that address the specific needs or each lawn.

This commitment to scientific research ensures our customers receive the best possible lawn care services, resulting in healthy, beautiful lawns that enhance their home’s curb appeal and overall value.

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