Convert Bushels to Tons

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Convert Bushels to Tons

Postby itsalovethang » Thu Dec 04, 2008 11:37 pm

Trying to convert 11,451,462 Bu to tons ?

What is the formula?
itsalovethang
 

Re: Convert Bushels to Tons

Postby Guest » Fri Dec 05, 2008 2:18 am

itsalovethang wrote:Trying to convert 11,451,462 Bu to tons ?

What is the formula?


Since a bushel is volume and ton is weight, you HAVE to know the density which is different for different materials. For agricultural use, the USDA has some standards for contract weights for wheat, corn, and some other commodities. You can Google.

They will be in pounds per bushel, a ton is 2000 lb.
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