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The horse industry will buy bigger bales as a last resort, but horse owners prefer sizes that are easier to move around.

Big bales are bottom of the barrel for the horse industry

Alberta’s horse industry buys more forage than any other livestock sector, but it has exacting criteria

Forage producers could tap into a huge domestic market for their hay — if they drop their bale sizes. “The horse industry purchases more forage than any other sector in agriculture,” said Les Burwash, manager of horse programs for Alberta Agriculture and Rural Development. “I’m not saying we use more — we buy more. Of […] Read more