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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_oyster

The eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica)—also called Wellfleet oyster, Atlantic oyster, Virginia ... Like all oysters, Crassostrea virginica is a bivalve mollusk with a hard .... Currently, oyster harvests average less than 200,000 bushels a year.

www.mobjackbayseafood.com/products.html

Our products may not range the full spectrum of the sea, but our quality does. ... 10 per package)sizes of our hand shucked succulant oysters. ... own facilites by us Mobjack Bay Seafood Inc. They range from 2 3/4 - 4 inches and weigh approx.

www.fresh-seafood.net/fish-shellfish/seafood-sizes-weights-measures

One bushel of oysters weighs approximately 45 to 60 pounds and contains between ... On average 2 pounds of Dungeness crabs (live weight) yields about . 5 ...

www.reference.com/food/many-oysters-bushel-f440842bbee99e9c

Typically, a bushel of oysters weighs between 45 and 60 pounds and contains between 100 and 150 oysters ... How much does a bushel of shelled corn weigh?

www.answers.com/Q/How_much_does_a_bushel_of_oysters_weigh

Depends on size of oysters. Small selects (3-4) weighs approx. 25lbs. Mediums @ 30lbs and so on. You should get several dozens in a bushel.

www.proshuckers.com/_pages/oyster_faq.htm

Q. I thought we could only eat oysters in the cold months or months with an "R" in them? A. Folklore says ... Q. How do I determine how many oysters to buy? A. Here are our ... Crabs: For every 10 people, we recommend 1 bushel. Most popular ...

articles.latimes.com/2003/dec/29/nation/na-oyster29

Dec 29, 2003 ... Louisiana charges that Texas destabilized prices by overstuffing ... Traditionally kept to about 100 pounds, sacks that weigh more than ... Oysters often are sold on a per-sack basis, so the added weight in ... "But it does impact the market." ... requiring fishermen to put 1 1/2 bushels of oysters in each sack.

www.aces.edu/pubs/docs/A/ANR-0832/ANR-0832.pdf

Oyster har- vesters catch tubs, sacks, and barrels of oysters. Oyster shuckers are paid by the ... A bushel basket or a tub equals. 1 sack. • Four sacks equal 1 barrel . • An average sack yields about. 6 pints of ... barrel, a sack should weigh about.

www.localoysters.com/category/faq

Q: What do I do with the shells after the oyster roast? December ... Q:How many bushels should I order? ... A: A bushel of oysters will typically feed 4-6 people.