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        03-06-2012, 09:49 PM
      #21
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    Originally Posted by waresbear    
    I would love for a roundbale to last 10 days!!! I like your guesstimate, however they already got a good chunk gone & it's only been a day. Yes the hay lasts waaaay longer keeping it in the barn & pitchforking it off, but this is for the convenience of my son who will be housesitting when I am gone for a few days. And I am still mad at my husband, he should've come down the hill in 4Wheel Low, that's what it there for! He said I was rushing him??? He was leaving for his convention at noon yesterday, so when am I supposed to get the bale? A week before? It would already be gone by the time I met him in Vancouver! Men! By the way, his horse (the loud colored paint) is the major hay inhaler.
    I lay it on it's side and I cut the plastic wrap off and then I peel it. No pitchfork, I peel it around the side and toss it out. I get about a month with 5 horses. (One horse only has 7 teeth so he really chews it into a cud and spits it out).

    SO... hay costs me about $50 per month...
         
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        03-14-2012, 10:56 PM
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    Originally Posted by jgtc06    
    ha what we do for our babies. I bought a 1000 lb roundbale on feb 23rd and I still have a bit lefty for clean up and I have my three on it. But by the looks of the picture im going to say 10 days for them
    Bang on the money. Was pretty much all gone the morning of the tenth day. Hog heaven is over for them, back to limited qualities. I didn't even want to take a pic of them standing around the remnants, they are blimps. If I were to ride one of them right now, I would have to install that beeper thing they have on large trucks if I backed them up.
         
        03-14-2012, 11:26 PM
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    I'm about to have to put my pony on a new work-out now that she's almost hive-free and rideable. She's been enjoying too much food, I'm pretty sure she could benefit from one of those truck beeper's herself... or maybe a spring board at the base of all her jumps to help her fat booty get over them LOL.
         

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