Hay is grass, legumes, or other herbaceous plants that have been cut, dried, and
stored for use as animal fodder, particularly for grazing animals such as cattle,
horses, goats, and sheep. Hay is al...
Alfalfa @135# / 2000 = 14.81 bales per ton x $21.00 per bale ... weight can be
between 120# to 145 # on the load weight average.
What's the approximate weight of a 3x3x8 square of high-alfalfa T&A? ...
expressed here are the views of the individual and do not necessarily reflect the
views and opinions of The Chronicle of the Horse. ... depends TOTALLY on the
density of the bale but from ... I wish I could find hay for even twice that!
Bale weight affects not only the amount of hay be- ... density; for example, alfalfa
is typically denser than ... To determine the average bale weight, divide the.
Aug 22, 2012 ... How Much Horse Feed Does Your Scoop Hold? ... it at a great price ($9 bale)
which for us in California is a great price for hay! ... Here in Western Washington,
a flake of local grass weighs about 2 pounds, and a flake of alfalfa ...
To ensure that your horses are receiving the appropriate amount of hay, check
the bale weight and average number of flakes per bale for each hay load.
We have received a few reports of lightweight bales and quality not ... small.
Square. 65. Alfalfa/Grass. STATE: TX. Hay Type. Size. Shape. Weight. Load.
... a local retailer, knowing hay weight can save money by comparing hay prices
by weight. ... This "fresh-cut" hay does not benefit your horse nutritionally. ...
Conclusion to Example I: By purchasing the heavier alfalfa hay (Bale #2) at $9.00
per ... To convert price per ton to price per bale, locate the bale weight in the
Do your bales have the same "flakes" as a typical small square bale? ... The
weight of the bales will vary from alfalfa types to the grass types of hay. ... To get a
further understanding of ton prices see the Price conversion section of the
Usually alfalfa bales way more because of their moisture content and they are
wrapped ... For example, straw bales weigh less than hay because straw typically
... The large square bales average out at around 1000 to 1200 pounds for straw ...