Imperial Bushels

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Warner Elevator Row - Other Notable Area Grain Elevators
... The Alberta Pacific Elevator at Raley was built as a 35,000-imperial-bushel (1,300 m3) elevator and is likely the oldest standing elevator in Alberta constructed shortly after the St. 35,000-imperial-bushel (1,300 m3) capacity elevator ... there were two other elevators at Raley, one was a 30,000-imperial-bushel (1,100 m3) elevator built by A.G ...

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    We hold on to hopes for next year every year in western Dakota: hoping that droughts will end; hoping that our crops won’t be hailed out in the few rainstorms that come; hoping that it won’t be too windy on the day we harvest, blowing away five bushels an acre; hoping ... that if we get a fair crop, we’ll be able to get a fair price for it. Sometimes survival is the only blessing that the terrifying angel of the Plains bestows.
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