Jump to content

Toggle shoutbox Shoutbox Open the Shoutbox in a popup

Shoutbox is for chatting only!!! No AG related questions here, please post those in the appropriate forum please. Thanks all!
@  endrow : (26 August 2016 - 04:29 AM) Had 20 acres laying just about dry. Cut another 20 last night just before dark. Got awake at 3:30 nasty thunder and lightning ended up with a quarter of an inch of rain.
@  IHCman : (25 August 2016 - 11:54 PM) here they just put it on your RE taxes if you don't cut your ditchs
@  stack em up : (25 August 2016 - 09:15 PM) to see if they actually would cut it!
@  stack em up : (25 August 2016 - 09:15 PM) the township fines you to cut it. I'm tempted
@  stack em up : (25 August 2016 - 09:15 PM) ditches, worst haying job there is. But they gotta be done or else
@  stack em up : (25 August 2016 - 09:14 PM) It's been almost 37 hours since it last rained! Supposed to rain again tomorrow night. Still cutting road
@  endrow : (25 August 2016 - 08:27 AM) With our climate here if you cut now you can get another cutting and if you wait much longer you wont
@  Shetland She... : (25 August 2016 - 06:16 AM) 64º and mostly sunny here in srn NH. Today should remain mostly sunny with a high in upper 80s.
@  somedevildawg : (25 August 2016 - 05:00 AM) I was a gluten for punishment so I cut another 50 acres yesterday :o
@  endrow : (25 August 2016 - 04:50 AM) Today I will rake it again with the rotary rake and hopefully bale around 4:00 r this afternoon
@  endrow : (25 August 2016 - 04:47 AM) We got 25 acres of alfalfa for today it has been laying 3 days and I raked it yesterday with the wheel rake because I can get 28 for it a shot with that e
@  MyDaughtersPony : (24 August 2016 - 09:00 PM) I got lucky today and most of the rain fell apart over the lake or went around us.
@  FarmerCline : (24 August 2016 - 08:41 PM) The hay I mowed Monday is still quite green and tough. The ground was still pretty wet when I cut and we have had very heavy dews that don't burn off until after lunch so it isn't doing much drying.
@  FarmerCline : (24 August 2016 - 08:38 PM) I have 42 acres on the ground.....27 of that is alfalfa. They have been going back and forth with rain chances Friday and Saturday.....really hate to see this alfalfa get wet.
@  Vol : (24 August 2016 - 08:32 PM) We were sorta cloudy here today Hayden.....but the hay I mowed Monday really dried out and I am going to try and bale maybe tomorrow if all goes well.
@  PaMike : (24 August 2016 - 08:32 PM) So how did you get a farm rented Endrow? I thought Algers rent everything that comes available up that way...those guys were even coming down into lancaster, but I heard they wont bid against the Barleys from the southern end...
@  Vol : (24 August 2016 - 08:31 PM) I have a first cousin who is a WCU grad.....Catamounts.
@  somedevildawg : (24 August 2016 - 08:29 PM) Welcome to the club Cline....I've had 50 acres on the ground for 6 days now :(
@  somedevildawg : (24 August 2016 - 08:28 PM) You ought to go see western Carolina as they have perhaps the best collegiate band you'll ever see.....beautiful campus as well
@  FarmerCline : (24 August 2016 - 08:25 PM) Was supposed to be clear today but ended up being heavily overcast until 6pm. Hay didn't dry at all today......was hoping I might be able to bale some tomorrow but I will be lucky if it gets dry enough by Friday now.

Toggle Hay Talk Hay Talk

  Forum Stats Last Post Info


Discuss alfalfa, orchard grass, timothy, legumes, teff, and other forage here. Round bales, square bales, and haylage.

  • 3,628 topics
  • 36,222 replies
2016 Haying Photos and Videos - last post by Vol

Tractor Talk

Large or Small, no matter the maker, discuss your tractor here.

  • 811 topics
  • 11,475 replies
Anybody seen this style run... - last post by luke strawwalker


Discuss mowers, rakes, balers, tedders, accumulators, choppers, and any other machinery.

  • 7,165 topics
  • 63,509 replies
hay grapple - last post by Waldo

Farm Trucks & Trailers

Discuss pick ups, commercial vehicles, flatbeds, grain trucks, livestock - hay trailers and more

  • 181 topics
  • 4,085 replies
finished "new" farm... - last post by azmike

Weed and Pest Management

Discuss weed management, types of weeds, herbicides, pest management, and insecticides for all regions and plant types.

  • 403 topics
  • 3,036 replies
Armyworm insecticide - last post by broadriverhay

Soil and Amendments

Discussions on soil, soil testing, fertilization, conservation, etc. and soil amendments added to a soil to improve its physical properties such as drainage, aeration, etc to provide a better environment for roots.

  • 270 topics
  • 2,476 replies
Retail Fertilizer Trends - last post by Lewis Ranch

The HayTalk Learning Center

This area is for those videos, books, Extension Papers, and other learning tools. Also add any good reference links to help our community. Please remember your location on this earth impacts what you do. Remember that when looking at the references.

  • 240 topics
  • 1,811 replies
RFQ - last post by hog987

Custom Harvesting

Share knowledge and information on custom harvesting and pricing.

  • 270 topics
  • 2,458 replies
Mowing for a Friend - last post by DLCC2

Market Talk

Get the latest news on the alfalfa and hay markets. Round bales, large square, small square, or by the ton. Regional and international markets welcome.

  • 407 topics
  • 3,095 replies
Wanted to buy - last post by BWfarms

Cover Crops and Related

Anything related to sol management/cover crops.

  • 39 topics
  • 208 replies
Getting ready - last post by stack em up

Toggle Ranching Forums Ranching Forums

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

General Ranching

All other ranch talk goes here. Dogs, horses, equipment, and anything else you'd like to discuss.

  • 128 topics
  • 1,295 replies
old fuel tank - last post by NebTrac

Cattle Discussion

For all questions regarding cattle - feeding, health, and anything else.

  • 495 topics
  • 3,898 replies
Aurochs - last post by luke strawwalker

Goat & Sheep Discussion

Discuss meat goats, dairy goats, and sheep.

  • 44 topics
  • 395 replies
Our Sheep farm: Not to Be - last post by RuttedField

Pasture & Grazing

Discuss pasture grasses, maintenance, intensive grazing, fencing, and gates.

  • 316 topics
  • 2,097 replies
overseeding w/ fescue - last post by Vol

Barns, Buildings, and Storage

A place to discuss different types of barns, buildings, storage and share plans and ideas.

  • 121 topics
  • 1,458 replies
Lets talk portable loafing... - last post by RuttedField

Toggle General General

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

General Ag News/Discussion

A chance for those in the community to weigh in on raising other crops and their markets. Also other ag news.

  • 557 topics
  • 3,091 replies
ADM Ponzi Scheme Trial - last post by luke strawwalker


Discuss business models, trends, and thoughts concerning all areas of agriculture to include row crops, livestock, marketing, technology, and even our beloved hay and forage industry.

  • 381 topics
  • 2,086 replies
Employees. Two part question. - last post by Thorim

Chit Chat/Intros

Shoot the breeze with fellow members about anything. Also, new members can come on in and introduce themselves here.

  • 1,457 topics
  • 12,948 replies
Radio Display - last post by somedevildawg

Weather Talk

Talk about the weather right outside your door or anywhere in the world.

  • 284 topics
  • 2,342 replies
Desert Monsoons - last post by Thumbtack

Shop Talk

Discuss your workshop, tools, air compressors, barns, storage, and any other gear you want to brag about.

  • 237 topics
  • 2,063 replies
New Crescent Wrench Variations - last post by glasswrongsize

Workshops, Conferences, Assocations, and Clubs

Come here to see the latest workshop/conference/Association, and club news for hay and livestock from around the country.

  • 35 topics
  • 79 replies
Dakotafest 2016 - last post by Vol

Survey Says...

Home of the Weekly HayTalk poll. Feel free to post your own and voice your opinion, as well.

  • 53 topics
  • 951 replies
States Fiscal Health - last post by luke strawwalker

Toggle HayTalk Classifieds HayTalk Classifieds

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

HayTalk Marketplace

Looking for something? Look here, you may find it! All sales are a private treaty between the buyer and seller, HayTalk.com is not responsible.

  • 15 topics
  • 33 replies
Brillion Packer Seeder - last post by E220

Hay & Straw For Sale

If you have some Hay or Straw for Sale or want to Buy some, this is the place to list it! All sales are a private treaty between the buyer and seller, HayTalk.com is not responsible.

  • 7 topics
  • 24 replies
4x4 Baleage For Sale - last post by IH 1586

Toggle HayTalk "Yesteryear" HayTalk "Yesteryear"

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Machinery from the Past

Stories and discussions about machinery from the 1970's on back to the first settlers. All types and we love pictures.

  • 44 topics
  • 215 replies
Not Quite Over Yet By Gosh - last post by RuttedField

Old Time Farm Practices & Suggestions

Any old stories, articles, and pictures on old practices and suggestions...anything from chickens to hay to horses to tools. Suggestions and practices followed back in grandpa or great grandpa's day or even further back.

  • 9 topics
  • 55 replies
Old Time Hunting - last post by stack em up

Toggle Haytalk.com Vendor Section Haytalk.com Vendor Section

  Forum Stats Last Post Info

Circle C

  • 2 topics
  • 12 replies
Circle C Equipment - last post by discbinedr

Ag Shield

  • 0 topics
  • 0 replies
  • No posts to view

× Sponsors

Today's birthdays

  • AR_ranchhand's Photo

    AR_ranchhand (28)

  • haystacker's Photo

    haystacker (37)

Recent Topics

  • 187,492 Total Posts
  • 13,251 Total Members
  • Hmac51 Newest Member
  • 872 Most Online

49 users are online (in the past 15 minutes)

5 members, 44 guests, 0 anonymous users   (See full list)

Bing, Yahoo, Vol, SCtrailrider, Google, slowzuki, ranchhand22, Alexa, discbinedr