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# How many cups are in a pound of birdseed?

## How many cups are in a pound of birdseed?

I figured out that 3 cups of my seed equal 1 lb. so, 15 cups equals 5 lb. s of bird food.

## How many seeds are in a pound of grass seed?

Fine fescue has under ½ million seeds per pound, so normal seeding ranges from 2-4lbs per thousand square feet.

## How much does a 50 lb bag of grass seed cover?

“let’s see, a 50 lb bag is roughly 16”x 30”, or abou 3.33 square feet. An acre is 43,560 square feet so the bag of grass seed will cover approximately 0.0000657 acres.”

## How do I calculate grass seed?

Calculate the amount of seed needed by multiplying the seeding rate in pounds per acre by the estimated acreages. For example, if the size of the planned turf area is . 54 acre, multiply this by the determined seeding rate per acre, for example 261.36, to calculate a total of 142 pounds of seed.

## How much does a sunflower seed weigh?

1000 seed weight

Crop 1000 seed weight No. of seeds / gram
Pepper 6.5-9 110-150
Squash 115-140 6-8
Classic ornamental sunflower 40-60 17-25

## What is no mess bird seed?

No-waste bird food is a type of food that birds completely consume, with no leftover hulls or uneaten pieces. For supplemental bird feeders, there is a wide variety of no waste, no mess options, including: Hulled sunflower hearts or chips. Nectar. Suet (check ingredients to be sure there are no hulls in the blend)

## What is the size of a sunflower seed?

The average length, width and thickness of seeds ranged from 7.795 to 9.500, 7.123 to 8.345 and 4.189 to 6.300 mm as the moisture content increased from 10.06-27.06% d.b., respectively. The arithmetic and geometric mean diameters were found to increase from 6.37 to 8.05 mm and 6.15 to 7.93 mm, respectively.

## How many pounds of grass seed per square foot?

Most seed suppliers indicate coverage rates in pounds of grass seed per 1000 square feet of land covered. Your supplier will know the coverage rate for the variety you’re purchasing, or see the table below for recommended coverage rates for common varieties. Grass seed coverage rates for common grass varieties.

## How many cups of flax seed oil in 1 pound?

1 pound of flax seed oil equals 2.1 ( ~ 2 1 / 8) US cups. (*) (*) or precisely 2.1302 US cups. All values are approximate. Live Currency Calculator Click Here! Note: Fractions are rounded to the nearest 8th fraction. Values are rounded to 3 significant figures.

## How many cups are in 1 lb of food?

Pounds Cups (US) 1 lb: 3.75 cups: 2 lbs: 7.5 cups: 3 lbs: 11.25 cups: 4 lbs: 15 cups

## What is the coverage rate for grass seed?

Coverage rates are often indicated in pounds of grass seed per 1000 square feet of land covered. Your supplier will know the coverage rate for the variety you’re purchasing or see the table below for recommended coverage rates for common varieties.

## How much grass seed will I need per square foot?

Seed Type. Grass seeds. In general, the larger the seed, the more you’ll need, but seeding rates vary by type. To determine the amount of seed you’ll need per square foot, consider the grass type. Kentucky bluegrass requires 1 to 2 lbs. of seed per 1,000 square feet.

## How much grass seed do I Need?

Plant Care recommends 4 pounds of grass seed per 1000 square feet of lawn. Scatter the seed horizontally, then cover the same area vertically to guard against patchiness. Rake the grass seed into the soil.

## When to plant grass in the spring?

The best time to plant grass in the spring is when the snow has melted and it appears that there will be no future snow accumulation. This is usually between late March and early April.