hydroseeding question...

Discussion in 'Starting a Lawn Care Business' started by tico2007br, Aug 21, 2009.

  1. tico2007br

    tico2007br LawnSite Member
    Posts: 39

    hi guys i am here again lol...i need your guys help.
    i dont know if i am doing good or not...
    i have a 500 gallons hydroseed i want to know how much i need to do one tank,like:grass seed,fertilizer,hydromulch...
    here is what i am doing:
    for every tank i use 50 lbs grass seed,1/2 bag of fertilizer(25 lbs starter),
    3 bags of hydromulch. i need any more material?
    i am asking because the grass is not geting good in some parts,maybe i need more material....
    thanks
     
  2. tnwildcat

    tnwildcat LawnSite Member
    Posts: 58

    Looks like plenty of material. I used a 1000 gallon setup and used 75lbs fescue 25 rye and 50lbs fert. Regular mulch 7 bales heavy erosion mulch 5. You maybe spreading material to thin. 1000 gal 1/4 acre so 500 should be 1/8th.
     

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