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24x40 Burlap Sack - Burlap Bags [50 lb Capacity]

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24" x 40" burlap sacks are our strongest and most durable burlap bag, with 9 oz natural fibers and 50 pounds weight capacity.

The tight weave of the high-quality burlap used to make these sacks makes them strong and lightweight.

These bags are great for sack racing at field day events, storing potatoes and walnuts, and more.

Video: Burlap Sack Racing: A Fun Game for All Ages


  • Size: 24 in. x 40 in.
  • 9 oz natural fibers: stronger and more durable than 22" x 36" burlap sacks
  • 50 lbs weight capacity
    Extra Strength: Sandbaggy Burlap Bags are rated to hold at least 50 lbs. Typical filled burlap bags have just 30 lbs weight capacity.
    • Extra Strength: Sandbaggy burlap sacks are rated to hold at least 50 lbs
    • Typical filled burlap bags have just 30 lbs weight capacity


  • Burlap sacks, large burlap bags, sack race bags, and potato sacks at wholesale prices and bulk quantities
    24x40 burlap bags can be used for sack racing, which is a fun activity for parties and school/church activities
    • Burlap sacks for adults and kids over 4 feet tall
  • Comparable to large burlap bags sold at Home Depot, Lowes, Walmart, Tractor Supply, and Hobby Lobby
  • Great for use as potato sack race bags and storing metal parts & hardware
    Filled burlap bags stacked on top of each other
  • Absorbs moisture & allows airflow
  • 100% biodegradable
  • 30-day return policy
  • Free shipping: arrives in 4 business days (300 bags or fewer), anywhere in continental USA
    • Shipments of 500 bags or more will take 2-3 weeks (pallet shipment)


1. Sack racing

Sack racing is a fun, competitive game great for kids and adults alike, whether as a weekend activity or at parties. It will definitely bring out the spirit of competition in everyone!

Sandbaggy potato burlap sacks are designed perfectly for sack racing. Our potato sack bags are reinforced on one side for extra durability.

24x40 potato sacks are fun for all ages, including children and adults, so long as their height exceeds 48 inches.

These potato sack race bags are adult size and for kids over 4 feet tall.

2. For heavy duty applications

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

24" x 40" burlap sandbags are tough enough to be used for flood control, as shown in this video by the California Department of Forestry and Fire Protection.

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

24x40 burlap sacks use a proprietary sewing technique, which reduces the chance of bag rupture

From sack racing to storing materials, these large Sandbaggy burlap sacks will do the job.

3. Durable

Made with 9 oz of natural fibers, these 24" x 40" large burlap sacks are more durable and stronger than our 22" x 36" burlap sacks.

They are durable enough for use as planters in gardens and allow pots to be reused when planting.

Save money on Planters. Use Burlap Bags instead!

4. Eco-friendly

Grown from jute plants, burlap potato sacks 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 waste 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, wholesale burlap, burlap coffee bags and burlap potato sacks


What is a burlap sack used for?

Burlap sacks are used for sack racing (can accommodate both adults and children), and storing potatoes, metal parts, hardware, and other materials. Along with potatoes, burlap sacks can be used to store coffee for shipping. Burlap sacks are sewn with a proprietary sewing technique, making them extra durable and suited towards even the fastest, most ambitious sack racers.

Can you wash a burlap sack?

Yes, for washing machines: Be sure to wash the burlap sack without any other laundry. Otherwise, your other clothes will have small burlap fibers. Use 50% of the detergent you would typically use. Wash with warm water on the setting for delicates. Hang the burlap dry instead of machine drying it. 

What is a potato sack / burlap bag / burlap sack / toe sack? What does burlap sack mean? What are burlap bags made of?

A burlap sack is a bag made from the woven fabric burlap, which comes from jute plants. Burlap's plant-based origin makes it 100% biodegradable and natural, great for the environment. The terms potato sack, burlap bag, burlap sack, gunny sack, and toe sack all refer to the same product.

How much is burlap?

One 24-inch x 40-inch burlap bag costs $6, with unit discounts the more you buy. If you want to purchase burlap by the roll so you have more flexibility in how you choose to use the burlap, that costs $1.34/yard. The minimum purchase is 1 roll, which is 100 yards

What size burlap bag should I buy?


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"

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Fabric strength 9 oz 9 oz 7 oz 7 oz 9 oz
Ties included No Yes No No No
Weight capacity 50 lbs 50 lbs 50 lbs 50 lbs 50 lbs
100% biodegradable Yes Yes Yes Yes Yes
Time before bag begins to biodegrade 1 month 1 month 1 month 1 month 1 month

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