Conversion Guide

Commodity Metric Conversion Guide

             Wheat & Soybeans

Metric ton

36.74371 bu

Bushel

27.2155 kg

Bushel

 60 lbs

       Maize & Sorghum & Rye

Metric ton

39.36825 bu 

Bushel

25.4012 kg

Bushel

 56 lbs

   

                   Barley

Metric ton

45.9296 bu

Bushel

21.772 kg

Bushel

 48 lbs

                    Oats

Metric ton

58.01643211 bu 

Bushel

17.236496 kg

Bushel

 38 lbs

 

                 Rough Rice

Metric ton

22.04622 cwt

1 cwt

45.3592 kg

1 cwt

 100 lbs / 2.222 bu

 

 

 

 

 

bu - bushel

lbs - pounds 

mt - metric ton = 1000 kg

short cwt (US) - hundredweight (100 pounds)

 

Short ton (US) = 0.907185 mt

Long ton (UK) = 1.016047 mt

Metric ton = 2 204.623 lbs

Short ton (US) = 2,000 lbs

Long ton (UK) = 2 240 lbs