Bushel Law and Legal Definition

"Bushel" in the case of ear corn, is defined as “that amount of ear corn, including not to exceed 15 1/2 per centum of moisture content, which weighs seventy pounds, and in the case of shelled corn, means that amount of shelled corn including not to exceed 15 1/2 per centum of moisture content, which weighs fifty-six pounds.” (7 USCS § 1301)