Northern Hills Sod Farm, LLC
On Farm Pick-up
Trailer & Vehicle Capacities (approximate)
Please check the vehicle's owner's manual for gross vehicle weight rating.
It is recommended to strap down each pallet and/or big roll.
Pickup boxes must measure at least 4 feet by 4 feet between narrowest points (fender wells inside box) per pallet, and be free of obstructions, (5th wheel hitches, tool boxes, etc.)
We have two trucks available for delivery.
Large delivery truck-carries up to 10,000 sq. foot of sod
Flatbed delivery truck-carries up to 4,000 sq. foot of sod
Access may be limited due to steep grades, narrow roads & driveways, cul de sacs; etc.
If you are unsure if the truck can make it to your location, please give us a call and we will gladly determine if it will be accessible.
Delivery costs include unloading sod throughout site when possible.
There is a $15 pallet or tube deposit that is refundable upon return.
Delivery costs vary due to location.
Each small roll covers 10 sq ft. The rolls measure 18 inches ( 1 1/2 ft) wide by 80 inches (6 1/2 ft) long and weigh between 35-40 lbs each. Each pallet normally has 500 sq ft (or any smaller amount), and weighs between 1,800-2,000 lbs. A pallet takes up a 4 foot by 4 foot area and is wrapped in netting.
Delivery & Farm Pick UP
Each roll covers 400 sq ft. with rolls measuring 3 1/2 ft (42 inches) by 114 ft, other lengths can be cut. Each square foot weighs approximately 4-5 lbs. Basic installing attachments for 3 point hitches or skid-steers are available.
1/2 ton pickup 1 pallet 1,800-2,000 lbs
3/4 ton pickup 1 1/2 pallet 2,700-3,000 lbs
1 ton pickup 2 pallets(depending on box length) 2,600-4,000 lbs
Light single axle trailer 300 sq foot 1,100-1,200 lbs
Heavy single axle trailer 1 pallet 1,800-2,000 lbs
Double axle car trailer with fenders 2-3 pallets 3,600-6,000 lbs
Heavy double axle car trailer with fenders 3-4 pallets 5,400-8,000 lbs
Goose neck trailer 4-8 pallets 7,200-14,400 lbs
There is a $15 deposit for each pallet or tube that is refundable upon return