View Full Version : Commercial project - Bermuda Sprigs
12-26-2008, 05:06 PM
Anyone have labor/materials rates for Bermuda sprigging? I do hundreds of pallets of sod each year and sub out quite a bit of hydroseeding but have never, ever seen a job spec call for a certain square footage of sprigs. This is a commercial new construction we're bidding on out of state.
I'd appreciate anyone with experience helping out - I'm assuming it's something I could sub (if it has to be machine-planted).
12-26-2008, 06:08 PM
i dont think you'll find anyone on here that will know anything about that.
best thing might be to calla university and ask a professor within that field. not many large construction guys that deal with warm season grasses on this site.
12-26-2008, 06:25 PM
go over to superintendantsite.com they will know
12-26-2008, 09:00 PM
Im in ocean isle beach nc, anything I can help you with, we have a sod farm and naturally have sprigged a few bermuda sprigs before.
12-26-2008, 10:37 PM
Thanks for the quick replies. I don't know why the LA spec'd a portion of this project for sprigs - there's thousands upon thousands of square feet of sod and hydroseed already...why sprig at all?
Superscapes - the project is in NC. Interested in subbing for this (and any other sprig jobs) project?
Project is still in bid stage - meaning it won't be underway (sprig portion) until spring.
12-27-2008, 12:38 PM
Yes sir if the job is big enough and depending on location
12-27-2008, 01:57 PM
Superscapes - it's in the Morganton area. 4.9 acres of sports fields sprigged at 600 bushels per acre with T-10 Bermuda
I'll irrigate, prepare soil and apply fert/weed control for the establishment period.
P.M with a per acre price at that rate if you're interested.
12-28-2008, 09:06 PM
I should be able to get backwith you on that shortly
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