Sudangrass Seed Needs

Seeding Rates for Sudangrass Forage

Row Width Intended Use Dryland lbs of Seed/Acre Irrigated lbs of Seed/Acre
32"-40" Grazing 4 – 5 8 – 10
20"- 30" Grazing 6 – 8 10 – 12
Drilled Grazing 8 – 10 15 – 18
Drilled Hay 15 – 30 20 – 35
Broadcast Hay or Grazing 20 – 35 30 – 40