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en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Eastern_oyster

The eastern oyster (Crassostrea virginica)—also called Wellfleet oyster, Atlantic oyster, Virginia .... were thought to have been brought to the Chesapeake by Asian oysters. Currently, oyster harvests average less than 200,000 bushels a year.

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.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.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.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 ... Texas and Louisiana, the nation's largest oyster-producing states, ... Louisiana charges that Texas destabilized prices by overstuffing ... Traditionally kept to about 100 pounds, sacks that weigh more than 130 ... "But it does impact the market. ... requiring fishermen to put 1 1/2 bushels of oysters in each sack.

www.localoysters.com/category/faq

A: A bushel of oysters will typically feed 4-6 people. ... oyster eaters, or if you will not be serving other food, you probably want to do 1 bushel for every 4 people. ... There is no maximum order, but please give us as much notice as you can.

www.wlf.louisiana.gov/fishing/commerical-oyster-tags-and-labeling

The quantity of oysters for sale must be accurately labeled by volume, weight, ... If labeled as a 'sack' they must meet the volumetric requirement of 1.5 bushels.

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.