Class

Transplant

oz. per acre

Direct Seeding

lbs. per acre

Planting Depth

in.

Beans
Beets
Broccoli
Cabbage
Cantaloupe
Carrot
Cauliflower
Celery
Cucumber
Eggplant
Endive
Leek
Lettuce
Okra
Onion, Bunching
Parlsey
Pepper
Pumpkin
Radicchio
Radish
Spinach
Squash, Summer
Squash, Winter
Tomato
Watermelon,
            small seed
            large seed

-
-
4
4
3
-
4
4
-
4
16
-
16
-
-
-
4
-
16
-
-
-
-
2

-
-

70-90
6-10
1
1
3
3
1
1
3-4
2
4
4
3
8
15
4
2-3
4
3
10-15
10-
3-5
4
1

2
3

1-2
1/2 - 1
1/4 - 1/2
1/4 - 1/2
3/4 -    1 1/2
1/2
1/4 - 1/2
1/8
3/4 - 1 1/2
1/4 - 1/2
1/2
1/2
1/4 - 1/2
1
1/2
1/4
1/4 - 1/2
1
1/4 - 1/2
1/2 - 1
1/2 - 1
3/4 - 1 1/2
3/4 -   1 1/2
1/4 - 1/2

3/4 - 1 1/2
1-2

* This is only a guide. Actual results will vary with soil types, seed varieties and climate.

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