18" x 30" Burlap Potato Sacks (100% Biodegradable) – Sandbaggy
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18-inch x 30-inch Burlap Potato Sacks (100% Biodegradable)

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6-inch (9 gauge)

8-inch (8 gauge galvanized) - 90% markup

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Great for storing potatoes and other food products or even transplanting and growing plants, these Burlap Potato Sacks can be used for so many applications! Made from industrial grade burlap, these potato sacks are made to last. Plus they are eco friendly, constructed from 100% natural jute fibers.

If you are looking for a different size or style of sandbag, check out our wide variety of empty sand bags!


  • Size: 18" x 30"
  • Material: 100% Natural Jute
  • Weight Capacity: 50 lbs.
  • Fabric Weight: 7 oz.


  • Great for building flood barriers, erosion control, and storing metal parts & hardware
    18x30 burlap bags are great for building sandbag walls
  • Absorbs moisture & allows airflow
  • Burlap sacks last one month under direct sunlight before biodegrading and becoming a part of the natural environment again
  • Great for use as fish bag - store your day's catch inside this burlap bag & keep fish cool by wetting the burlap bags
  • 100% biodegradable
  • 30-day return policy
  • Free shipping: arrives in 4 business days (500 bags or fewer), anywhere in continental USA
    • Shipments of 1,000 bags or more will take 1-3 weeks (pallet shipment)


For heavy duty applications

These rugged burlap bags are made with a thick weave for heavy-duty applications.

The burlap sacks are made with a proprietary sewing technique, which reduces the chance of bag rupture.

18x30 burlap sacks use a proprietary sewing technique, which reduces the chance of bag rupture

Our burlap bags are reinforced on one side for extra durability.

These tough, coarsely-woven burlap bags can be used for so many different applications like building flood barriers, sandbagging, landscaping and construction.

Prevent Flood Damage: Use Sandbaggy Burlap Bags to protect doors, air vents and garages

For example, the burlap bags can be used to protect doors, air vents, and garages from flood damage.


Grown from jute plants, burlap bags are 100% biodegradable, meaning that they decompose on their own.

100% Biodegradable: Sandbaggy Jute Burlap Bags are 100% biodegradable and do not contaminate the environment.

This reduces wastes in our landfills and provides an environmentally friendly solution for preventing floods and erosion.

Other names for burlap bags: sandbags, burlap sacks, potato sack race bags, gunny sack, potato sacks, burlap sack, sack race bags, potato sack, small burlap bags, and burlap potato sacks

Great for planting all kinds of plants

These burlap bags are great for holding soil and plants inside of flower pots, to protect the pot and extend its lifespan.

potato sacks used for planting and gardening

Plants include tomato, lettuce, and zucchini, among others.


What are potato sacks made of?

Potato sacks are made from a woven burlap fabric, which comes from jute plants. Jute is used to make sacks and bags because it is one of the strongest natural vegetable fibers available, it is resistant to heat and weather, and is eco-friendly since it biodegrades. In fact, It is so strong that it is commonly used as a natural rope source.

How long will potatoes last in a burlap sack?

Potatoes should last 6 months in a burlap sack. That's because burlap is a breathable fabric, which allows the potatoes to stay fresh. The most important thing to ensure that your potatoes won't spoil is to store them in a dry, dark, cool area such as a pantry. It's also important that you do not store your potatoes too closely to other produce that will cause them to ripen too fast, such as onions and fruit.

What size burlap bag should I buy?

Size 12x19 burlap sacks
12" x 19"
14x26 burlap sandbags
14" x 26"
18x30 burlap sacks
18" x 30"
22x36 burlap sacks
22" x 36"
24x40 burlap sacks
24" x 40"

(most popular)
14x26 coir bag
14" x 26" coir bag
Material Burlap Burlap Burlap Burlap Burlap Coir fiber
Fabric strength 9 oz 9 oz 7 oz 8 oz 9 oz 7 oz

Flood barriers

Erosion control

Storing parts

Sack racing

Storing parts/

Shoreline erosion
Ties included No Yes No No No Yes
Weight capacity 50 lbs 50 lbs 50 lbs 100 lbs 150 lbs 50 lbs
100% biodegradable Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Time before bag begins to biodegrade 1 month 1 month 1 month 1-5 years

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