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Establishment of Seeded Grasslands for Wildlife Habitat in the Prairie Pothole Region


Table 5. Determination of seeding rate using the weight method.

Row spacing (inches) No. Of seed sprouts to use Revolutions of drive wheel
6 4 96/C=R*
7 4 82/C=R
8 3 96/C=R
10 3 77/C=R
12 2 96/C=R
24 1 96/C=R
30 1 77/C=R
36 1 64/C=R
42 1 55/C=R
48 1 48/C=R

* C=wheel circumference; R=revolutions of drive wheel

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