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Make hay while the sun shines

Make hay while the sun shines

Make hay while the sun shines Just like every other farmer out there at the moment we’re busy day and night on our tractors bringing in the crops before the weather changes. But have you ever had a delivery of our hay bales and wondered… How do they actually make it?...

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Baled – What the Three D’s mean for our customers

Baled – What the Three D’s mean for our customers

Baled – What the Three D’s mean for our customers Here at Baled, we are all about providing the best quality hay, haylage and straw for whatever purpose – Whether that be for our smaller pets and animals, poultry, equine. We’ve also been known to provide our bales as...

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Baled Supports Young Star Showjumper Sienna Palin

Baled Supports Young Star Showjumper Sienna Palin

Baled Supports Young Star Showjumper Sienna Palin   Sienna Palin is a 14-year-old showjumper with big dreams become one of the Nation’s best. Sienna’s on track to be competing nationally with her ponies in UK showjumping. With her level of passion, coupled with...

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How Much Hay to Feed Your Horse

How Much Hay to Feed Your Horse

Hay and haylage play a crucial role in any horse’s diet. As with us humans, each horse will have unique requirements for their nutrition. Ensuring you’re giving your horse the ideal diet is a big responsibility, but we’ll break down the factors you should be...

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Considering a Hay Steamer?

Considering a Hay Steamer?

When it comes to feeding your horse or pony, hay is a very common choice, of course -- as it should be! Although alongside all the great attributes of hay, come some less favourable characteristics. These characteristics can start to cause problems for your horse, but...

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The Benefits of Straw and Hay as good insulators

The Benefits of Straw and Hay as good insulators

It’s that time of year, where insulation and ventilation are important. Heating an area can be expensive whether it is your house, the barn or cage for your large or small animals. Straw bales, produced as a co-product of cereal crops such as wheat and rice or hay...

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How to manage equine asthma?

How to manage equine asthma?

How to manage equine asthma? Equine asthma is a non-infectious inflammatory airway disease that is often triggered by environmental allergens such as fungal spores found in hay and straw. Equine Asthma can also be brought on by other external factors such as pollen,...

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What is the difference between Hay, Haylage and Straw?

What is the difference between Hay, Haylage and Straw?

Some people might see Hay and Straw as interchangeable products? They are both light and easy to move, however, they are very different in a variety of ways. Hay Hay is used as animal feed and is essentially dried grass that is greenish in color. Hay can be available...

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Choosing the right horse bedding

Choosing the right horse bedding

Making sure your horse has the right bedding for them can be tricky as there are a number of different options, from shavings and carpet right through to wood pellets. Let us help you make your decision.

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How to use Party Bales for your event

How to use Party Bales for your event

Planning your long-awaited rustic wedding? Looking to bring a relaxed, country feel to your garden party? Or simply seeking out an easy and effective seating solution for your events? Straw or hay bales are a great choice for wedding and party props. Light and easy to...

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How we’re mindful of the environment at Baled

How we’re mindful of the environment at Baled

We’ve all got a responsibility to look after the environment around us and be mindful of our output. Whether that be carbon output or plastic, just to begin with, we feel strongly that we all have a part to play at Baled. Working with resource like our hay and straw,...

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Feeding Lucerne Hay

Feeding Lucerne Hay

Lucerne is a popular product across the continent but remains an untapped protein source in the UK. Here’s how Lucerne can benefit your animals.

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What forage do I feed my horse?

What forage do I feed my horse?

Getting the right feeding regime in place can be tricky as there are so many different factors being considered which will affect the type of feed you choose. We discuss what options you have.

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