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How big is 0.017 bushels?

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It's about fourteen-and-a-half times as big as a Golf Ball
In other words, 0.017 bushels is 14.7246760 times the size of a Golf Ball, and the size of a Golf Ball is 0.067913209 times that amount.
(per R&A-USGA Rules of Golf)
According to the Rules of Golf (as approved by the United States Golf Association and the Rules Committee of the Royal and Ancient Golf Club of Saint Andrews), a golf ball must have a volume of at least 0.001154514 bushels. Golf balls are not required to have the familiar dimpled pattern, but the design has been popular since its invention in 1905 because it reduces drag while increasing lift.
It's about twenty times as big as a Marshmallow
In other words, the size of a Marshmallow is 0.05 times 0.017 bushels.
A regular marshmallow measures about 0.0009 bushels. In the 1984 movie Ghostbusters, a monster known as the Stay Puft Marshmallow Man was a fictional mascot of a marshmallow company, brought to life by supernatural forces and made gigantic — measuring 34.3 m tall in this form.
It's about 60 times as big as a Gumball (packed)
In other words, the size of a Gumball (packed) is 0.017 times 0.017 bushels.
(64% packing density) (commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
The standard size gumball for a commercial grade vending machine has a volume of 0.00026 bushels. Walter Diemer, an accountant at the Fleer Company in Philadelphia, is the man responsible for bubblegum's traditional pink color, as pink was the only food coloring in the company's factory when he made his first successful batch of gum.
It's about 65 times as big as a Gumball
In other words, the size of a Gumball is 0.015 times 0.017 bushels.
(commercial-grade vending machine standard size)
The standard size gumball for a commercial grade vending machine has a volume of 0.00026 bushels. Walter Diemer, an accountant at the Fleer Company in Philadelphia, is the man responsible for bubblegum's traditional pink color, as pink was the only food coloring in the company's factory when he made his first successful batch of gum.