His cabbages were a wonder; some with heads as large as a half-bushel measure.
And yesterday there arrived a half-bushel of frogs and ducks and fishes to float in the bathtubs.
In the bedrock about these pools Oliver had previously noted several round holes the size of a half-bushel measure.
In November he mentions that he had a fire: "I am spending my second half-bushel of coals."
We could have picked up a half-bushel of them which would have made very fair aliment for cannon.
Use this in the proportion of a pound to a half-bushel of soil.
I pick my apples by hand into half-bushel baskets, and put them in a wagon, with hay in the bottom.
I pick in half-bushel baskets and place in large piles in the orchard.
"I want to see if we haven't a half-bushel of barley left," I said.
I pick my apples by hand into half-bushel baskets, from ladders.