Posts Categorized: Hay Feeders

Bale Grazing

April 1st, 2019 - SEOTERIC

Bale grazing has become an efficient way to feed cattle during winter months for many ranchers in colder regions of the U.S. By setting out evenly spaced bales in a field for cattle to graze, the waste from feeding and manure from cows can fertilize multiple fields during a winter. The bales, set out every two to four weeks, retain their nutrients because of the cold weather and lack of moisture. This method uses less land than stockpile or swath grazing would and can save ranchers valuable time. Many who utilize bale grazing suggest starting with just a few fields and a short period when first trying this method, as well as to be aware when the winter will end and thawing periods start.

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Round Bale Feeders Benefit Horse Owners

July 29th, 2016 - SEOTERIC

Feed is one of the greatest expenses that a horse owner will face. The price of hay often fluctuates, which impacts the total cost of caring for your horses. Horse owners often look for any way to keep the costs of feed down to positively impact their bottom line. One way this can be achieved is by using a round bale feeder.

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Save Money And Eliminate Waste Using Hay Feeders

July 18th, 2016 - SEOTERIC

Many types of hay feeders are available today. In fact, there are more varieties available now than there ever have been. However, it can be hard for cattle farmers to choose the type that is right for their budget and livestock. Investing in a hay feeder, no matter which design, is better than allowing cattle access to their bales directly. Cows can move the hay outside of the bale, resulting in wasted product and money. The following details the benefits of using hay feeders as well as the improvements that have been made to basic versions.

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