Webster's Revised Unabridged Dictionary
OE. buschel, boischel, OF. boissel, bussel, boistel, F. boisseau, LL. bustellus,; dim. of bustia, buxida,OF. boiste,), fr. pyxida, acc. of L. pyxis, box, Gr. pyxi`s. Cf. Box
Frye bought fifty thousand bushels on a margin.
"Uncle Terry" by Charles Clark Munn
I have seen bushels of fried langousta for sale in the markets.
"An Ohio Woman in the Philippines" by Emily Bronson Conger
Coal tar is oftenest used for the purpose, a half pint being enough to smear a bushel of seed.
"The Peanut Plant" by B. W. Jones
Two growing seasons had passed and not a bushel of grain had been produced for their sustenance.
"Agriculture in Virginia, 1607-1699" by Lyman Carrier
I have frequently gathered bushels of it for my mushroom-friends.
"The Mushroom, Edible and Otherwise" by M. E. Hard
Take a bushel of the large flaps of mushrooms, gathered dry, and bruise them with your hands.
"The Lady's Own Cookery Book, and New Dinner-Table Directory;" by Charlotte Campbell Bury
There was a time when the farmer sold his corn for a dollar a bushel.
"The Railroad Question" by William Larrabee
It's loaded with half a million bushels of grain.
"Pariah Planet" by Murray Leinster
Hand-picked fruit in half-bushel peach baskets or in berry boxes usually brings from $1 to $2 per bushel.
"Manual of American Grape-Growing" by U. P. Hedrick
If he does and seeds by the bushel, or other measures, he is apt to be misled.
"Prairie Farmer, Vol. 56: No. 4, January 26, 1884" by Various
And what does Mark, the second, write?
Is a candle bought
to be put under a bushel
and not to be set on a candlestick?
"The Plague Colemn" by Jaroslav Seifert
I’d rather be handsome than homely;
I’d rather be youthful than old;
If I can’t have a bushel of silver
I’ll do with a barrel of gold.
"Contentment" by James Jeffrey Roche
A pharos? Oh dull brain! poor dying lamp
Under a bushel with an earthy smell!
Mouldering it stands, in rust and eating damp,
While the slow oil keeps oozing from its cell!
"Let Your Light So Shine" by George MacDonald
I've put my team in the barn, and rubbed their sweaty coats;
I've fed 'em a heap of hay and half a bushel of oats;
And to see the way they eat makes me like eatin' feel,
And Jane won't say to-night that I don't make out a meal.
"Gone With A Handsomer Man" by William McKendree Carleton
HOW much do you love me, a million bushels?
Oh, a lot more than that, Oh, a lot more. And to-morrow maybe only half a bushel?
To-morrow maybe not even a half a bushel. And is this your heart arithmetic?
This is the way the wind measures the weather.
"How Much?" by Carl Sandburg
Wheat for March delivery rose 0.50 cent to $8.57 a bushel.
Wheat for March delivery rose 2 cents to $8.6275 a bushel.
On the other hand, adjustments in wheat demand raised ending stocks by 50 million bushels.
In Iowa, for example, the nation's leading corn producer, production will be about 19 percent lower than last year at about 1.92 billion bushels.
In Iowa, the leading US corn producer, production will be about 19 percent lower than last year at about 1.92 billion bushels.
Neighboring Nebraska will see production down about 15 percent from last year at 1.3 billion bushels.
Illinois was hard hit with production falling 37 percent to 1.22 billion bushels.
And as is typical in the fall, we hear lots of numbers in the news — bushels per acre, percentage of harvest completed.
The Mosaic Company created Pursuit 300 as a program to assist farmers as they strive to reach yields of 300 bushels per acre.
The 33rd annual Mountain State Apple Harvest Festival officially came to an end Sunday with another exciting day filled with bushels of family-friendly fun, capping off the four-day celebration of the local apple industry.
" Nobody Walks" is a bushel full of familiar indie-film devices held together by honest writing and charming performers.
Capacities from 200 to 600 bushels/hour.
As the growing season began, the pace of planting led to growing fears of new crop corn values slipping toward the $4 to $4.50 per bushel range.
Want to harvest an extra 2-5 bushels of soybeans per acre next fall.
Capacities up to 24,000 bushels.
Bushell, Hilbert’s metric and positive contraction mappings in a Banach space, Arch.
Asymptotic behaviour of random tridiagonal Markov chains in biological applications
Wolfinger, R., Gibson, G., Wolfinger, E., Bennett, L., Hamadeh, H., Bushel, P., Afshari, C. and Paules, R. (2001).
A statistical framework for the analysis of microarray probe-level data
Bellamy has offered a prize for the solution of this question—one bushel of extra fancy Stayman Winesap apples, delivered in season.
Problems from Topology Proceedings