Weights, Measures and Conversions

Helpful Weights, Measures and Conversions
Liquid measures
3 teaspoons = 1 tablespoon
2 tablespoons = 1 ounce
1 cup = 16 tablespoons = 8 ounces
1 pint = 2 cups = 16 ounces
1 quart = 4 cups = 2 pints = 32 ounces
1 gallon = 16 cups = 8 pints = 128 ounces
Dry weights
1 ounce = 28.35 grams
1 pound = 16 ounces = 453.6 grams
Area measurements
1 foot = 12 inches
1 square foot = 144 square inches
1 yard = 3 feet = 36 inches
1 square yard = 9 square feet
1 acre = 43,560 square feet
Solid measures to liquid measure (Density of powdered
chemicals may vary, and may affect measure)
1 pound powdered chemical = 1 quart
pound powdered chemical = 1 pint
1⁄4 pound powdered chemical = 1 cup
1 ounce powdered chemical = 2 ounces liquid measure
Converting to small quantities
Liquid
Amount per 100 gallons Amount per 1 gallon
1⁄4 pint 1⁄4 teaspoon
1 pint 1 teaspoon
1 pints 1 teaspoons
3 pints 3 teaspoons
1 quart 2 teaspoons
1 gallon 2 tablespoons
Dry
Amounts per 100 gallons Amount per 1 gallon
pound teaspoon
1 pound 1 teaspoon
2 pounds 2 teaspoons
3 pounds 1 tablespoon
4 pounds 1 tablespoons
6 pounds 2 tablespoons
Approximate application equivalents
1 pound per 1,000 square feet = 43.6 pounds per acre
0.37 ounces per 1,000 square feet = 1 pound per acre
10.4 grams per 1,000 square feet = 1 pound per acre
2.5 pounds per 1,000 square feet = 100 pounds per acre