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Hay yields lower

The drier spring is sure showing negative results in the hay fields across the district.

People are reporting a third- to a half-less hay. Many are trying to secure hay from other sources in order to keep their cow herds stable.

Funny how things change so quickly here; the last few years have resulted in higher yields of hay and this year not so.

I think many of us are hoping to get the first cut hay cleaned off and then hope for some second cut but unless we get some rain that won’t happen either.

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