Understanding Round and Square Bale Hay for Horses, Part 1
Hay for horses comes in many forms, but the two most common are round bales and small square bales. Both have significant advantages as well as challenges and can be a source of quality forage for horses when managed correctly. In this two-part series, we will explore round and square bales and how to best utilize each. This month’s article will focus on round bales.

Before purchasing or putting up hay, remember that forage quality does not depend on size or shape. High-quality (or low-quality) hay can be packaged in round or square, large or small bales

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