Greener Gardens Sod Farm

Family Farming in Chicagoland for almost a century


The Rafacz family has been farming in northeastern Illinois for four generations. The farms have raised various crops and livestock, focusing on sod more than 40 years ago. Over half of our staff has more than 20 years of experience working for our business.

Home Farm 1991
Home Farm 1994


Home Farm 2001


Home Farm 2012


Harlem and 191st


Center and Bruns



“Big Gun” Irrigation


First semi and towable forklift


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