# How many pounds of seed do you get per acre?

**1,000**square feet, multiply 6 by 43.56 to get 261.36. Thus you would need just over 261 pounds of seed for 1 acre.

Keeping this in view, how much will a 50 lb bag of grass seed cover?

Directions - Recommended Seeding Rates: New Establishment 4-5 **lbs**/1000 sq ft Renovation 20-**50** percent existing **cover** 3 to 4 **lbs**/1000 sq ft **50** to 75 percent existing **cover** 2 to 3 **lbs**/1000 sq ft Recommended Maintenance Practices: Shade Mix responds best to a moderate fertility program.

Secondly, how much is a pound of grass seed? 2020 Grass Seed Costs

National Average Price | $1,000 |
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Typical Price Range | $500 - $1,500 |

Typical Price Range (per pound seed) | $2 - $6 |

People also ask, how much does it cost to seed an acre?

**Cost** data is based on research by HomeAdvisor. Homeowners can expect to pay between $500 and $4,000, or an **average** of $1,000, for hydroseeding a typical 5,000 to 10,000 square foot lawn. Hydroseeding averages between $0.06 to $0.20 per square foot or $2,000 to $4,000 per **acre**.

How much grass seed do I need to put down?

To make a **lawn** from **seed**, you **need** to sow 25-30g of **grass seed** per square metre. If you are overseeding to renovate an existing **lawn** or sportsfield, 15-25g/m2 is plenty. If you know the area of the **lawn**-to-be, you will be able to calculate your **seed** requirements.