How many soybean seeds are in a 50 pound bag?
Bulk soybean seed sales have become common, but these large units are also priced on weight. A 50-pound bag will contain 140,000 seeds if seed weight is 2800 seeds/pound. via
How much does it cost to plant 1 acre of soybeans?
Average costs per acre for soybean ranged from $168 to $204 and average cost per bushel ranged from $3.30 to $4.19. Average returns per acre ranged from $62 to $194. Better efficiency (low cost per bushel) occurs with higher yields. Table 1. via
How many acres will 1 bag of seed corn plant?
Seed corn is 80,000 seeds per bag. I plant 32,000 an acre. Divide it out, 80,000 by 32,000 and it comes to 2.5 acres per bag. via
How many acres can be planted per pound of seed?
Each pound of seed one can plant 1077 acres or 5657.14 square feet. via
How much is a bag of Roundup Ready soybeans?
The cost for Monsanto's Roundup Ready GM soybean seeds has increased from $35 to $50 per bag while the cost for Roundup herbicide has increased from $15 to $50 per gallon. via
What is the best fertilizer for soybeans?
Soil pH of 6 – 6.8 is ideal. Banding fertilizers and foliar feeding are common application methods but should be considered only when conventional methods are not satisfying. Soybeans grains have a nitrogen content of 40%, therefore an adequate fertilization of nitrogen is a key factor in achieving high quality yields. via
Do soybeans need a lot of water?
Soybeans require approximately 15 inches to over 25 inches of water per year depending on planting date, maturity group, location, and weather conditions. Significant reductions in yield can occur if soybean does not receive enough water to meet ET demands during this critical water use period. via
How much is a 50 lb bag of Roundup Ready soybeans?
Yields were determined by weigh wagon. Roundup Ready soybean seed cost is in the range of $20 to $26 per 50-pound unit. via
What is the most profitable crop per acre?
Bamboo is one of the most profitable crops to grow per acre. It can bring in lots of revenue, but the catch is it takes about three (3) years for the bamboo to get “established” once planted. via
How much does a farmer make per acre of soybeans?
Soybeans in 2019
For 2019, crop revenue for soybeans was $547 per acre based on a 64 bushel per acre yield and an $8.55 per bushel price. Soybean crop revenue in 2019 includes $10 per acre for ARC/PLC and $82 per acre for MFP payments, the same as for corn. via
What is the break even price for soybeans?
Current breakeven prices
For full-season soybeans, the breakeven price to cover all costs is $10.45 per bushel for average-productivity soil and $9.60 for high-productivity soil. via
How much does a bag of seed corn cost?
The average reported price for corn seed remained fairly consistent year-over-year in 2019, coming in at a $305 per bag list price ($244 per bag after discounts). via
How many acres will a bag of cotton seed plant?
When figuring seed costs, many cotton producers figure they can plant roughly 10 pounds of seed per acre or about five acres for each bag of seed. via