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Asparagus Roots - 1,000 plants to a bed 4x225 feet. Beans - 1 qt. plants 150 feet of row. Beets - 1 oz. plants 150 feet of row. Cabbage - 1 oz. gives 2,500 plants. Celery - 1 oz. gives 7.000 plants. Cucumber - 1 oz. for 150 hills. Lettuce - 1 oz. gives 7.000 plants. Melon - 1 oz. for 120 hills. Onion - Four pounds to the acre. Radish-rl oz. to 100 ft. of ground. Spinach - 1 oz. to 250 feet of row. Squash - 1 oz. to 75 hills. Tomato - 1 oz. gives 2,500 plants. Turnip - 1 1/2 pounds to the acre.