Step 1 What is the percent pure seed listed on your bag? Record this number in the box to the right.
Example
Sheeps Fescue  30%
Hard Fescue  32%
Red Fescue  27%
Weed Seed  1%
Inert matter  0.5%
Percent Pure Seed (highlighted in red) = (30 + 32 + 27) = 89% Pure Seed

% 
Step 2 What is the germination rate of the seed?
Example
Germination of fine fescues  90%

% 
Step 3 What is your desired seeding rate per thousand square feet? (ex. 1.5 pounds per thousand square feet)? Use decimal equivalent  DO NOT USE FRACTIONS.

lb/1000sq.ft. 
Step 4 What is the total area that you wish to seed in square feet (ex. 25000 square feet)? DO NOT USE COMMAS

sq.ft. 
Step 5 What is the size of your bag of seed in pounds? Record this number in the box to the right.

lbs. 
Step 6 What is the cost per bag of seed? Record this number in the box to the right.

$ 