Hear the Problem, Loud and Clear
Hay prices are high in our great state of Arizona, after reading this article by AllAboutHorses.com, I’m still finding the reason… disturbing.
Last week I paid $15.99 a bale for good quality Bermuda hay from Pet Club in North Phoenix. The other local hay retailers are selling hay at a little better price, but the hay is such poor quality I got tired of sending it back. It’s pretty bad when a donkey who’ll usually eat anything, won’t eat it.
In an attempt to stretch my hay supply, I’m supplementing with Bermuda Blend pellets. Not a bad thing I suppose, everybody loves them, and it’s easy for me to stock pile feed without paying delivery charges as often on hay.
Here’s the Scoop on Hay Prices…
There is high demand for Alfalfa overseas in China as feed for dairy cows and elsewhere which in turn, diminishes our supplies in the U.S… Read Article