# How many tomatoes is in a peck?

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## How many tomatoes is in a peck?

Vegetables Retail Units and Weights

Commodity | Retail Unit (volume) | Net Weight (pounds) |
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Squash, Winter | small medium large | 1 to 4 6 to 12 15 to 40 |

Sweet Potatoes | bushel peck | 50 12 to 14 |

Tomatoes | bushel 8 dry quarts or peck | 50 to 60 12 to 15 |

Turnips | bushel peck | 50 to 56 12 to 15 |

## How many pounds of tomatoes equals a peck?

12 – 13 lbs

Peck 12 – 13 lbs. Tomatoes Roma/Plum Carton 20 – 25 lbs. 8 tomatoes 1 lb. Vine/hothouse/beefsteak Bushel 53 lbs.

## What is a peck of tomato?

One Peck is 1/ 4 bushel or 2 gallons, dry measure. How many tomatoes in a peck depends on the size of the tomatoes.

## How many pounds is a peck?

12 – 14 lbs

Peck 12 – 14 lbs.

## How many tomatoes are in a quart?

That said, the amount can vary from 8 to 12 depending on the ratio of paste to slicer. This is using a boiling water dip to skin the tomatoes. When I make salsa, which has added ingredients and is boiled down, I average 13 tomatoes per quart, again a mixture of paste and slicer types.

## How much does a half peck weigh?

approximately 5-6 lbs.

A half peck of apples weighs approximately 5-6 lbs.

## What size is a peck?

537.6 cubic inches

peck, unit of capacity in the U.S. Customary and the British Imperial Systems of measurement. In the United States the peck is used only for dry measure and is equal to 8 dry quarts, or 537.6 cubic inches (8.810 litres).

## What is the difference between a bushel and a peck?

A peck is an imperial and United States customary unit of dry volume, equivalent to 2 dry gallons or 8 dry quarts or 16 dry pints. Two pecks make a kenning (obsolete), and four pecks make a bushel.

## What is the measure of a peck?

Peck, unit of capacity in the U.S. Customary and the British Imperial Systems of measurement. In the United States the peck is used only for dry measure and is equal to 8 dry quarts, or 537.6 cubic inches (8.810 litres).

## What size is a peck basket?

A peck is an imperial and United States customary unit of dry volume, equivalent to 2 dry gallons or 8 dry quarts or 16 dry pints. An imperial peck is equivalent to 9.09 liters and a US customary peck is equivalent to 8.81 liters.

## How many pounds in a half peck?

5-6 lb

1/2 peck of apples = 5-6 lb. 1 peck of apples = 10-12 lb. 1/2 bushel of apples = 18-22 lb.

## How many quarts is 30 tomatoes?

Tomato Conversions

1 small tomato | = | 3 – 4 ounces |
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1 (28 ounce) can tomatoes | = | 10 to 12 whole or about 2 pounds |

1 (35 ounce) can tomatoes | = | 4 cups |

1 bushel of tomatoes | = | 53 – 56 pounds |

1 bushel of tomatoes | = | 30 quarts |