Hay bale

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Dealing with hay bales with flakes can be very different than with commercial hay shipped and contained in boxes.

Breaking a bale of hay

Storing a bale of hay

The most important detail about storing hay is to keep it dry. If any moisture is trapped when storing your hay, it will easily ferment and mold and go bad.

A bale of orchard grass hay stored in a bale bag in an outdoor shed.

You can often buy bale bags to store an entire or half a bale of hay rather than needing to break it up into smaller trash bags or storage containers. Some bags that are available include the following:

Some resources with more tips are below.

Further reading

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