Jodie SheffieldSod & Seed Specialist
Jodie Sheffield is a Sod & Seed Specialist, leading the Research and Development program for Delta Bluegrass. With over 25 years of experience in the Turfgrass Industry, Jodie has worked with Plant Breeders, Seed Producers and Research Facilities throughout California and the Pacific North West developing premium quality turfgrass sod. With a huge emphasis placed on water conservation, Jodie’s research has developed key information on maintenance and cultural practices for our palate of sod varieties. Jodie serves on the Board of Directors for the California Native Grasslands Association and is a frequent presenter at various industry events.
Jodie shares her craft of turf knowledge with her husband, having a rich family history in the seed business. They have two children and three energetic grandchildren, filling their lives with joy. Jodie is also active in her local community, serving as the President of the Board of Directors for the Haven Of Peace, Inc., a homeless shelter for women and children.