The price of wheat is stated in US dollars per bushel of wheat. One bushel of wheat is exactly 27.216 kilograms [kg].
Bushel of wheat
Bushel [bu] ( bushel ) – Anglo-Saxon unit of volume used most often for loose materials.
1 bushel of wheat [bu] = 8 gallons [gal] = 27.22 kilograms [kg]
A bushel is a unit used on a commodity exchange when trading grain (e.g. wheat). For the sake of simplicity, the volume of certain cereals is converted into mass units.
It is assumed that: 1 bushel of wheat [bu] = 60 pounds of weight [lb] = 27.22 [kg]
Among the largest consumers of wheat are the European Union countries, China, India and Russia.