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How many oysters are in a bushel? | Reference.com


Typically, a bushel of oysters weighs between 45 and 60 pounds and contains between 100 and 150 oysters. The number of oysters in a bushel varies ...

Charleston Oyster Company » Q:How many bushels should I order?


Dec 13, 2010 ... A: A bushel of oysters will typically feed 4-6 people. If your guests are heavy oyster eaters, or if you will not be serving other food, you probably ...

Frequently Asked Questions About Oysters | Pro-Shuckers ...


Q. How do I determine how many oysters to buy? A. Here are our guidelines: ... Crabs: For every 10 people, we recommend 1 bushel. Most popular are the #1 ...

The Oyster Man: 1 bushel basket = 53 pounds = 18 quarts canned


Jun 14, 2008 ... Already the Parliamentary enquiry of the 1730s had discovered that a Winchester bushel was a third less than the weight of an oyster bushel; ...

What to do with too many oysters? - Cooking - eGullet Forums


My seafood market won't sell less than a half-bushel of oysters. That's about 6 dozen and probably twice as many as I need. I'm just going to ...

Local Seafood - Chesapeake's Bounty


A bushel of lively blue crabs, harvested by Southern Maryland watermen. ... Oysters. Fresh oysters. In the shell: Farm raised $8/dozen (when available).

How many oysters are in a peck - Answers


A peck is two dry gallons, or about 25 oysters.A bushel is eight dry gallons, or about 100 oysters. ... How many pounds in a peck of apples? A peck of apples .... The current champion is a hulk of a man who ate 52 dozen oysters in 2-½ hours.

Fresh Oysters... what to do with them? [Archive] - Straight Dope ...


Just out of curiosity, how much does a bushel of oysters run where you ... buy more, i.e. a dozen is $10, a 1/2 peck is $15 (maybe 25 oysters), ...

oysters, shucked oysters, live oysters, fresh oysters,Pacific Oysters


You may order live in shell oysters by the dozen, 1/2 bushel (5 dozen) or full bushel (10 dozen). Sizes: Cocktail, Petite, Extra Small, Small, Medium & Large.

Oysters – Fresh Seafood


Many retail seafood markets offer oysters by the piece. Other measurements include by the dozen, peck, bushel or 100 lb bag. A bushel is a U.S. and imperial  ...