• Welcome to the Chronicle Forums.
    Please complete your profile. The forums and the rest of www.chronofhorse.com has single sign-in, so your log in information for one will automatically work for the other. Disclaimer: The opinions expressed here are the views of the individual and do not necessarily reflect the views and opinions of The Chronicle of the Horse.

Announcement

Collapse
1 of 2 < >

Event Announcements now available FREE to all registered users

We just reconfigured the Event Announcements forum to be available as a free service for all registered forum users. See the thread stuck at the top of that forum for more information.
2 of 2 < >

Forum rules and no-advertising policy

As a participant on this forum, it is your responsibility to know and follow our rules. Please read this message in its entirety.

Board Rules

1. You’re responsible for what you say.
As outlined in Section 230 of the Communications Decency Act, The Chronicle of the Horse and its affiliates, as well Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd., the developers of vBulletin, are not legally responsible for statements made in the forums.

This is a public forum viewed by a wide spectrum of people, so please be mindful of what you say and who might be reading it—details of personal disputes are likely better handled privately. While posters are legally responsible for their statements, the moderators may in their discretion remove or edit posts that violate these rules. Users have the ability to modify or delete their own messages after posting, but administrators generally will not delete posts, threads or accounts upon request.

Outright inflammatory, vulgar, harassing, malicious or otherwise inappropriate statements and criminal charges unsubstantiated by a reputable news source or legal documentation will not be tolerated and will be dealt with at the discretion of the moderators.

2. Conversations in horse-related forums should be horse-related.
The forums are a wonderful source of information and support for members of the horse community. While it’s understandably tempting to share information or search for input on other topics upon which members might have a similar level of knowledge, members must maintain the focus on horses.

3. Keep conversations productive, on topic and civil.
Discussion and disagreement are inevitable and encouraged; personal insults, diatribes and sniping comments are unproductive and unacceptable. Whether a subject is light-hearted or serious, keep posts focused on the current topic and of general interest to other participants of that thread. Utilize the private message feature or personal email where appropriate to address side topics or personal issues not related to the topic at large.

4. No advertising in the discussion forums.
Posts in the discussion forums directly or indirectly advertising horses, jobs, items or services for sale or wanted will be removed at the discretion of the moderators. Use of the private messaging feature or email addresses obtained through users’ profiles for unsolicited advertising is not permitted.

Company representatives may participate in discussions and answer questions about their products or services, or suggest their products on recent threads if they fulfill the criteria of a query. False "testimonials" provided by company affiliates posing as general consumers are not appropriate, and self-promotion of sales, ad campaigns, etc. through the discussion forums is not allowed.

Paid advertising is available on our classifieds site and through the purchase of banner ads. The tightly monitored Giveaways forum permits free listings of genuinely free horses and items available or wanted (on a limited basis). Items offered for trade are not allowed.

Advertising Policy Specifics
When in doubt of whether something you want to post constitutes advertising, please contact a moderator privately in advance for further clarification. Refer to the following points for general guidelines:

Horses – Only general discussion about the buying, leasing, selling and pricing of horses is permitted. If the post contains, or links to, the type of specific information typically found in a sales or wanted ad, and it’s related to a horse for sale, regardless of who’s selling it, it doesn’t belong in the discussion forums.

Stallions – Board members may ask for suggestions on breeding stallion recommendations. Stallion owners may reply to such queries by suggesting their own stallions, only if their horse fits the specific criteria of the original poster. Excessive promotion of a stallion by its owner or related parties is not permitted and will be addressed at the discretion of the moderators.

Services – Members may use the forums to ask for general recommendations of trainers, barns, shippers, farriers, etc., and other members may answer those requests by suggesting themselves or their company, if their services fulfill the specific criteria of the original post. Members may not solicit other members for business if it is not in response to a direct, genuine query.

Products – While members may ask for general opinions and suggestions on equipment, trailers, trucks, etc., they may not list the specific attributes for which they are in the market, as such posts serve as wanted ads.

Event Announcements – Members may post one notification of an upcoming event that may be of interest to fellow members, if the original poster does not benefit financially from the event. Such threads may not be “bumped” excessively. Premium members may post their own notices in the Event Announcements forum.

Charities/Rescues – Announcements for charitable or fundraising events can only be made for 501(c)(3) tax-exempt organizations. Special exceptions may be made, at the moderators’ discretion and direction, for board-related events or fundraising activities in extraordinary circumstances.

Occasional posts regarding horses available for adoption through IRS-registered horse rescue or placement programs are permitted in the appropriate forums, but these threads may be limited at the discretion of the moderators. Individuals may not advertise or make announcements for horses in need of rescue, placement or adoption unless the horse is available through a recognized rescue or placement agency or government-run entity or the thread fits the criteria for and is located in the Giveaways forum.

5. Do not post copyrighted photographs unless you have purchased that photo and have permission to do so.

6. Respect other members.
As members are often passionate about their beliefs and intentions can easily be misinterpreted in this type of environment, try to explore or resolve the inevitable disagreements that arise in the course of threads calmly and rationally.

If you see a post that you feel violates the rules of the board, please click the “alert” button (exclamation point inside of a triangle) in the bottom left corner of the post, which will alert ONLY the moderators to the post in question. They will then take whatever action, or no action, as deemed appropriate for the situation at their discretion. Do not air grievances regarding other posters or the moderators in the discussion forums.

Please be advised that adding another user to your “Ignore” list via your User Control Panel can be a useful tactic, which blocks posts and private messages by members whose commentary you’d rather avoid reading.

7. We have the right to reproduce statements made in the forums.
The Chronicle of the Horse may copy, quote, link to or otherwise reproduce posts, or portions of posts, in print or online for advertising or editorial purposes, if attributed to their original authors, and by posting in this forum, you hereby grant to The Chronicle of the Horse a perpetual, non-exclusive license under copyright and other rights, to do so.

8. We reserve the right to enforce and amend the rules.
The moderators may delete, edit, move or close any post or thread at any time, or refrain from doing any of the foregoing, in their discretion, and may suspend or revoke a user’s membership privileges at any time to maintain adherence to the rules and the general spirit of the forum. These rules may be amended at any time to address the current needs of the board.

Please see our full Terms of Service and Privacy Policy for more information.

Thanks for being a part of the COTH forums!

(Revised 1/26/16)
See more
See less

I HAVE HAY!!

Collapse
This is a sticky topic.
X
X
  • Filter
  • Time
  • Show
Clear All
new posts

  • I HAVE HAY!!

    In an effort to help feed hungry horse mouths across the country, the Chronicle has given the go-ahead to relax the advertising rules a bit in the Hay Forum ONLY.

    Use this thread to post a FREE notice of hay you have available for sale. Please keep the wheeling and dealing specifics behind the scenes, so the thread doesn't get cluttered.

    Make your post easy to read -- clearly post your (or the hay's ) location, amount available, type, etc. If you sell out, come on back to delete your post or edit it to reflect that it's no longer available.

    We'll tweak the rules/concept if necessary if there are any problems and feel free to contact us with suggestions.

    Thanks,
    Mod 1

  • #2
    Bermuda squares for sale. Summerville GA

    Hay guys LOL. SKA has once again done hay this year. We have gorgeous heavy, dry and sweet smelling bermuda for sale. $6 a bale at the barn, delivery possible if not too far.

    This is some of our best hay ever.

    email at sunkissedacres@charter.net or call 706-734-0681
    Our horses are not seen as the old and disabled they may have become, but rather as the mighty steeds they once believed themselves to be.

    Sunkissed Acres Rescue and Retirement

    Comment


    • #3
      Tamara,

      Do you guys commercial ship to FL?????????
      "Sometimes you just have to shut up and color."

      Comment


      • #4
        [QUOTE]
        Originally posted by ponygirl View Post
        Tamara,

        Do you guys commercial ship to FL?????????[/QUOTE
        ]

        yes of course...you'd need to ring Calvin for details
        423 346 7909
        Production Acres,Pro A Welsh Cobs
        I am one of the last 210,000 remaining full time farmers in America.We feed the others.

        Comment


        • #5
          I have found several local farmers selling hay for $4 per bale (50 pound bales) and even 1000 pound round bales for around $35-$40 each. I found lots on Craig's List.

          Comment


          • #6
            Location?

            Comment


            • #7
              Anyone have hay that is soft - soft enough for an aged (but healthy) horse that has chewing problems due to some molars issues? I'm running out of what I have now and my source has no more.

              She quids (wads up) her hay and it falls out, but she CAN get by on really nice soft hay. She grew up on Timothy-alfalfa mix, so there's ALSO the problem of her turning up her nose at hay that is less flavorful (i.e. bermuda). She's getting some dengie but I prefer also giving her some hay too so she has something to do when she's inside her stall.
              "I have never let my schooling interfere with my education." - Mark Twain

              Comment


              • #8
                Near Waynesboro, Virginia

                Sugar Loaf Farms
                Growing Orchard hay
                Teff Hay
                Small square bales
                Prices varie on cut and quality form $3.00 to $7.00
                Delivery offered
                Mark Ferguson 540-447-6881
                www.homesteadsporthorses.com
                Boarding FULLY HEATED BARN
                Foaling with webcam
                Horse Trailer Rental/ trailering

                Comment


                • #9
                  Alf/Grass Squares-Sarasota,FL

                  ALFALFA (MI)-We bring our our own semi with loads of hay to the polo club in Sarasota, FL to feed our own horses and supply the club members. Due to the decrease in members at the club this winter, we are looking to get outside customers. Hay is northern MI hay, average 68-75 lbs, alfalfa. They have actually been weighed--these are not small little kick bales, they are big, heavy bales, tightly baled. One bale will feed about 12 horses a good sized lunch. Clean, green hay. You pickup/load. $15.50/bale. If you are interested purchasing, please PM me and tell me how many bales you would want. Hay will be coming until April/May. We can also get alf/grass and first cutting if you desire it. Please inquire.

                  Thanks,
                  Amy
                  248-760-5178
                  Last edited by Summerwood; Dec. 4, 2008, 01:48 PM. Reason: update
                  http://summerwoodwelsh.com
                  Summerwood Farm Welsh Ponies~
                  http://www.facebook.com/Summerwoodfarmwelshponies

                  Comment


                  • #10
                    Just bought some really nice VT hay

                    Bought beautiful first and second cut hay from near Ludlow, Vermont, and had it shipped by a really nice trucker who helped unload. Call Kevin (the farmer) 802-773-6687 for pricing - costs will be influenced by how far you ship because the shipper bills by the hour. He didn't have a lot of second cut left but the first cut was nice, too.

                    Comment


                    • #11
                      Lincoln, what kind of hay(s) is the VT farmer selling?
                      "I have never let my schooling interfere with my education." - Mark Twain

                      Comment


                      • #12
                        need bermuda, fescue, or alfalfa mixed with these for allergenic mare

                        I need to find fescue, bermuda, or alfalfa mixed with these hays. I have a mare that i just found out is allergic to everything but these. I have 2 other horses that I have a nice supply of orchard grass for. I need about 20 bales and am willing to trade 20 bales of my nice orchard grass for. I live in Pennsylvania.

                        Comment


                        • #13
                          NW Georgia: Fescue and More

                          I saw this farm advertising on Craigslist and bought some hay myself. GREAT prices. They charge $3.50 per bale (square bale) while some of the private barns, etc. are selling it for $5 + per bale.

                          Hill City Farm Services
                          We have hay for sale - wholesale to all!
                          Jasper, Georgia
                          404-358-6647
                          706-253-9090
                          If wishes were horses then beggars would ride...
                          DLA: Draft Lovers Anonymous
                          Originally posted by talkofthetown
                          As in, the majikal butterfly-fahting gypsy vanners.

                          Comment


                          • #14
                            I just got a load and I'm getting another of straight alfalfa. $7/bale very very nice stuff

                            Comment


                            • #15
                              Southeast Hay Distributors - Located in Wellington FL

                              Hello all,

                              Southeast Hay Distributors is located in Wellington, Florida and we are dedicated to bringing only top quality hay to our consumers. We offer a wide variety of forage and hay products to meet the needs of both leisure and professional equestrians.

                              Pricing varies depending on delivery. Bulk orders will be discounted accordingly.

                              Do you want a premium quality product? We stand behind out product 100%.

                              Why work with us?

                              - Reliable delivery times
                              - Last minute delivery is available anywhere in the state of Florida. (Only on in-stock products)
                              - We are members of the National Hay Association and ship hay all over the country.

                              We work with the top growers in the United States which guarentees your consistancy. For futher information, you may contact our office located in Wellington, Florida. Ask for Alex.

                              We also offer custom baling, custom orders, on-site storage solutions, and much much more. Need bagged shavings delivered with your order? Not a problem, just let us know!

                              Best Regards,

                              Alexander Christensen

                              Office: (561)623-9009
                              Haysales@southeasthay.com

                              Southeast Hay Distributors, Inc.
                              3132 Fortune Way, D-3
                              Wellington, Fl 33414

                              Online at: www.southeasthay.com

                              Comment


                              • #16
                                Hay in Northern VA

                                Smith Family Farm has large square bales for sale, 27" H x 4' W x 8' L, Cool Season and Warm Season Grasses available. Price varies. Will deliver, hay located in Gainesville, VA. Please feel free to call with any questions!

                                Brad & Leigh Smith
                                Smith Family Farm
                                703-898-6573
                                571-220-0017
                                www.beefandhayproducer.com

                                Comment


                                • #17
                                  looking for good hay west coast fl

                                  Does anyone have northern mix hay for sale in west central fl for a reasonable price??
                                  Corner Stone Farm
                                  Weeki Wachee,FL .Follow us on FB!

                                  Comment


                                  • #18
                                    I'm Moving and Need to Sell my Hay!

                                    I bought a ton of really nice second cutting Eastern Oregon orchard grass hay on January 2nd. Now, I'm moving to a full care facility. It's beautiful hay without weeds, mold, dust, etc. I paid over $300 for a ton. The bales are about 120 lbs, so 17 to the ton. Plus shipping at $30. I have about 10 or so bales left, $17 each, cash and carry.

                                    I'm located in Portland, OR.

                                    Comment


                                    • #19
                                      I have connected with a hay guy who regularly runs semi loads between growers in PA and the Richmond area; he also grows some down there himself, I think. He is a very reliable source of high quality hay; a friend has been using him for YEARS. I have only recently been able to store a reasonable enough quantity for it to be worthwhile to use him/vice versa. I meet him on the road with my trailer as his truck won't fit in my driveway. I have gotten 3 beautiful loads from him at between $7-8 per bale, bales I've weighed are 50+lbs.

                                      I will be meeting him in Marshall VA in the next 1 to 1-1/2 weeks for another batch. If you are anywhere between PA and Richmond on 81 north of us or 95 below us, he will meet you or deliver to you.

                                      He will run loads to FL--has started to establish contacts in Wellington; didn't get as far as the second feed store when a pvt barn bought his whole truckload--not sure what his prices are that far south b/c of the freight cost.

                                      Email me (no spaces: M C L E Q @ aol.com) or PM me for details.
                                      Inner Bay Equestrian
                                      Facebook
                                      KERx

                                      Comment


                                      • #20
                                        Hay/Straw - Fredericksburg PA (Lebanon Co)

                                        First cutting orchard grass hay. Horse quality with no dust or mold. $4/bale at barn.

                                        Wheat straw also available for $3/bale at barn.

                                        Delivery available for additional charge within 50 miles of zip 17026. Call 717-933-9211 or email.

                                        Comment

                                        Working...
                                        X