Posts Categorized: Hay

How to sell hay online

August 7th, 2018 - SEOTERIC

Selling hay online requires detailed product descriptions and the right online platform. Selling hay online is just like selling any other product online. The better description you can give of your product and the more contact information you provide entices more buyers to purchase. Using the right online platform is another important factor to selling hay online. If the website is reputable and offers easy transactions between sellers and buyers, selling your hay online will be a lot easier. SB Hay and Feed serves to connect livestock owners who have an abundance of hay with livestock owners in need of hay. This online platform connects farmers and livestock owners across the nation to provide an easy way for them to find the best hay and feed for their horses and cattle.

Read More

Hay shortages in dry summer months

June 18th, 2018 - SEOTERIC

This summer, hay supplies in the midwest United States may be lower than usual. A particularly dry winter, especially in areas like Southwest Missouri, prevented grass from growing to preferable heights and has caused livestock owners to have to use more hay than usual. Because of the increase in need for hay, livestock owners may find themselves having less hay stored up to use throughout the year. As the summer weather heats up, this shortage in hay may only continue to worsen, so how can livestock owners keep their livestock healthy and well-fed?

Read More

Stretching Your Hay Supply In Winter Months

March 2nd, 2018 - SEOTERIC

During long winter months, owners of livestock often struggle to keep their animals well-fed. When snow falls, cold rain pours, or a freeze covers the pasture, the quality and availability of hay and feed dramatically decreases. In order to keep livestock healthy, owners have to work extra hard to extend the range of a bale of hay and acquire additional bales.

Read More

Finding the best hay online

January 30th, 2018 - SEOTERIC

In our world of digital prominence, more and more industries are finding it beneficial to turn to online platforms to increase sales. Online selling platforms allow sellers to increase their exposure to buyers as well as increases the variety of goods available to buyers! For owners of livestock, horses, or cattle, this is a great solution when a bad season hits and the supply of hay and feed for animals runs low.

Read More

The History Of The American Hay Market

November 30th, 2016 - SEOTERIC

Hay has been a valuable commodity since the origination of the United States. The rich history of the hay industry is intertwined with that of the country’s agricultural past. Read on to learn more about how the hay market has changed throughout the history of the United States.

Read More

How To Market Hay For Sale

November 30th, 2016 - SEOTERIC
Tractor hauling large round bales of hay

Many livestock owners are not been able to grow a proper amount of hay for their animals due to severe drought. There is a great demand for feed due to this issue, so it is quite possible to make a substantial profit by selling hay. If you are interested in selling hay, you should first find marketing opportunities and then choose your preferred marketing methods.

Read More

How Much Hay Should My Horse Eat Per Day?

November 1st, 2016 - SEOTERIC

All horse owners know that the way they feed their horse is extremely important to their animal’s overall health and condition. However, horse owners sometimes need help figuring out exactly how much hay their horse should consume in a day. Horses that are more active will require more hay than those that are idle. Each animal has a different metabolism and will need an individual meal plan.

Read More

How To Choose High Quality Brome Hay Bales

November 1st, 2016 - SEOTERIC
Hay bales stacked in a field

Bromegrass that is cut and dried is high in protein and fiber, so it is popular for its nutritional value. When buying brome hay that has been baled, you should be sure to inspect the quality of the product before making a purchase. Brome hay bales that are not of good quality do not provide any nutritional value to your horses or livestock.

Read More

How To Roll Perfectly Formed Hay Bales

September 29th, 2016 - SEOTERIC
Large round bales of hay covered by hut

For hay producers, it can be satisfying to see a field of perfectly rolled hay bales, but what is the secret to neatly formed bales? There are a few of things you can do to ensure you form the perfect hay bales for your customers. These methods include having evenly distributed windrows, paying attention to the density of your bales, and other important tips.

Read More

4 Important Things To Know About Organic Hay

September 29th, 2016 - SEOTERIC
Field of grass and hay bales

The process of certifying organic quality hay can be slightly difficult, but producing this crop is a rewarding experience. The producer has to undergo a process that takes time, a lot of paperwork, and must meet inspection standards. This process ensures that the land, equipment, operations, and livestock feed produced are up to par. It is important to understand the differences between organic and regular hay and the requirements that are expected of organic feed producers. Farmers should also understand the nutritional facts about organic hay and the rising demand for this food source.

Read More
Loading...