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Ariel 12-01-2010 01:42 PM

How much dry shredded beet pulp in a pound?
 
About how much dry shredded beet pulp is in a pound? I know its best to weigh food but don't have a scale right now. I was just looking for an estimate. If I had to guess I'd say 2 quarts would be a pound.

Alwaysbehind 12-01-2010 02:21 PM

Do not know but do you have something that you know is a pound?

Carry that out to the barn and estimate that way.


If you can, just put some in a bag and drive to your local grocery store and stick it on the produce scale.


Hmmm, I wonder if the post office would weigh it for you?

Peggysue 12-01-2010 03:47 PM

aaprox 9 cups per lb ... or a 3qt scoop :)

Ariel 12-01-2010 04:02 PM

wow thats more than I thought. I was all ready to take a bag of if it to walmart and weigh it on the food scales.

Peggysue 12-01-2010 07:40 PM

Ariel you can BUY a food scale for about $10 at Walmart I keep one on shelf above my feed bins :)

dee 12-01-2010 10:48 PM

I bought a fishing scale at Walmart for $5. It has really helped get Dancer's feed adjusted correctly. What a difference!

Ariel 12-02-2010 08:02 AM

A scale would definitely be a good idea.


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