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Turfgrass Information

Horticulture Surveys

The following is an excerpt posted at the Kansas Department of Ag website.

  • Economic impact of horticulture industry almost doubles
  • Highlights from the report include:
  • Gross value of sales for horticulture enterprises involved in producing fruits, berries, nuts, vegetables, grapes,medicinal plants, Christmas trees and sod totaled $31 million in 2006 compared to $15.1 million in 2000.
  • Turf installation and maintenance expenditures at golf courses, airports, health care facilities, schools, parks, athletic fields, racetracks, households and roadsides was nearly $409 million in 2006.
  • The nursery and greenhouse industry totaled $156.7 million in gross sales in 2006.
  • The survey is available online.

Turfgrass and Horticulture Surveys

2001 Kansas Horticulture Survey (PDF)

2007 Kansas Horticulture Survey (PDF)

2001 Kansas Turfgrass Survey (PDF)

2007 Kansas Turfgrass Survey (PDF)