Alfalfa seeding

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How much alfalfa seed per acre do I need to overseed to improve quality of grass hay field. I only have calculations for complete plow and reeseed for pure Alfalfa and Im only looking to improve quality(50% alfalfa to grass would be my best case hopes. at the price alfalfa seed costs im being frugal ok cheap :) but I want some reults for my efort Thank You
 

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Depends on if drilling or broadcasting. The base seeding rate for our area is 9.4 lbs PLS (pure live seed) per acre. Normally if you want a 50% stand you divide the base rate by half, if broadcasting you add 10%.

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Reinerjen":d2m9adyq said:
How much alfalfa seed per acre do I need to overseed to improve quality of grass hay field. I only have calculations for complete plow and reeseed for pure Alfalfa and Im only looking to improve quality(50% alfalfa to grass would be my best case hopes. at the price alfalfa seed costs im being frugal ok cheap :) but I want some reults for my efort Thank You
 

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