Hay feeders from Barn World Livestock Supplies

Although the grass is starting to grow and hay becomes more plentiful, it’s still important to contain your feed costs with a hay feeder from Barn World Livestock Supplies.  Wasted hay is a common problem that can increase feed expense as wasted hay is money down the drain.  Selecting the proper equine or livestock hay feeder for your animals is not only a simple and effective way to keep costs low and profits up, but it will also save you time refilling and cleaning up the blown-around trampled hay.  Make sure you get one before the price of feeding sneaks up on you in the summer months.

Selecting the right hay feeder

There are many different styles of hay feeders for every budget and all will produce large savings that will allow them to pay for themselves in short order.  Designed for everything from large round hay bales, square bales and even as small as feeding individual flakes, there’s a feeder that will minimize waste and provide years of higher profits.  Selecting the right one for your animals is quick and easy.

Hay feeders Styles

Rack and Trough Feeders

Combo, or rack and trough feeders are very popular as they serve a double duty:  They suspend the hay for consumption over a trough which can be used to feed supplements and also catch loose hay before it hits the ground.  Your animals will easily pull the scraps out of the feed trough and not waste fallen hay.

Combo hay feeders are designed for goats, sheep, horses and cattle by varying the height of the trough.  The most common heights are:

  • Sheep – trough height 20″
  • Horse – trough height 30″ and 36″
  • Cattle – trough height 23-1/2″

Their versatility allows them to feed both hay and/or grain & minerals when necessary, which is a very convenient feature when supplementing diets and they are available for both round bales and square.

Hay feeder for cattle  Horse Hay Feeder

One of the most popular and indestructible of the cattle hay / grain feeders is this large 600 pound, skid-mounted bale feeder:

Made from a very heavy 2″ x 2″ square 16 gauge tubing, this almost eight foot square feeder stands 72″ tall and is one of the toughest out there.  It can accommodate both square and round bales and has an 18 gauge steel pan with rolled edges to avoid any cuts on your cattle.  The center is composed of outward angling tubing to keep the hay on the outside where your cattle can reach it.  To ensure longevity and make it the toughest around, it is an entirely welded design that contains not nuts and bolts, eliminating wobble and torquing.  It’s one solid piece designed to last a lifetime!

Below is a quick video tour of this indestructible hay feeder from Sioux Steel:

Hay hopper round bale feeders

Along the same design as the combo feeders, the Hay Hopper Round Bale Feeders suspend the hay with chains and come with or without a skirt at the bottom.

suspended hay feeder

The skirted hay hopper feeder does will with buffalo and cattle too.  It has a large 7′ 6″ inside diameter and is made with 14 gauge, 1-1/4″  square tubing. Built for round bales, it stands 68 inches tall and has 16 feeding stations – a lot of cattle can eat at once!  It’s unique chain design allows a large bale to be dropped in from the top for livestock to access below. The steel skirt keeps the wind from blowing around the straw and presents it for easy consumption.  This particular feeder is powder coated and all tubes are either capped sealed to keep water out.  Its bolt together, two-piece design allows this feeder to be easily ship economically throughout the United States.

Round bale feeders

The traditional round bale feeder is made from a steel skirt with a large diameter to accommodate field bales and will have stanchions to separate animals during feeding time.  Built to be extremely tough and left out in the elements, these heavy-duty feeders coming in all types of shapes and sizes.  The most popular design is of course is round, and usually in an 8 to 9 foot diameter for your largest bales.

Below is an example of a round bale feeder with a closed bottom and mud legs to keep the skirt from resting directly on the ground.

round bale feeder  horse hay feeder

These feeders are powder coated to protect them from rust and are designed to give years of feed savings.

Another very tough round bale feeder is the Bull Tuff feeder.
The bull tuff round bale feeder is very large and extremely robust with twelve openings and nine mud legs to keep it entirely off the ground. The three-piece design allows it to be shipped very economically.

livestock hay feeder

Plastic Horse Hay Feeder

Our most popular for horses is poly round horse hay feeder from Sioux Steel.  Designed from the beginning specifically for horses, all of the joints are overlapping to eliminate any kind of sharp edge and all bolts our countersunk into the walls to prevent any cuts or scrapes to equine legs.

horse hay feeder  

Extremely easy to maneuver at only 80 pounds, it can be rolled into position and dropped over the round bale quite easily.  Once in place, the legs also have the ability to be staked down in high wind areas if necessary.  The thoughtful 4-piece design allows it to be shipping in four pieces, keeping shipping costs low and economical to send to send to any of the lower 48 states.

To keep profits up, you’ll need to keep expenses down and a simple and efficient hay feeder is the best way to make sure you realize both goals.  Don’t wait until prices skyrocket this summer to invest inequality hay feeder from BarnWorld.com

Hay Feeders: Bull Tuff hay feeder from Barn World – one tough hay feeder!

Hay Feeder Post from Barn World

 

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Barb World has a large selection of hay feeders.  One of the toughest hay feeders on the market is the Bull Tuff  hay feeder.

Here’s a short video of the hay feeders features from Sioux Steel:

Some of the great features of this hay feeder include:

  • 9`6 bottom diameter tapers to 8`6 at the top
  • Tapered top limits feed waste, but accepts 6 foot large bales
  • 3 piece bolted assembly
  • 12 feed openings
  • 9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground
  • Designed to take years of tough use
  • No sharp edges protects necks and manes
  • Feeds 20 head
  • Saves 6%-8% of you hay bale
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    Visit Barn World today for all of your hay feeder and livestock supply needs, or call 720-238-2190.

    Heavy Duty Hay Feeder from Barn World – one of the heaviest duty hay feeders there is!

     

    The Tombstone BullTuff Hay Feeder from Barn World is a great heavy-duty hay feeder that’s designed to be  long lasting and extremely durable.

     

    Check out this video of the features of the heavy duty hay feeder:

    Heavy-Duty feeder accommodates large cattle, bulls & horses!

  • 9’6 bottom diameter tapers to 8’6 at the top
  • Tapered top limits feed waste, but accepts 6 foot large bales
  • 3 piece bolted assembly
  • 12 feed openings
  • 9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground
  • Designed to take years of tough use
  • No sharp edges protects necks and manes
  • Feeds 20 head
  • Saves 6%-8% of you hay bale

  • hay feeder

  • This Heavy-Duty hay feeder accommodates large cattle, bulls & horses!9’6 bottom diameter tapers to 8’6 at the topTapered top limits feed waste, but accepts 6 foot large bales3 piece bolted assembly

    12 feed openings

    9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground

    Designed to take years of tough use

    No sharp edges protects necks and manes

    Feeds 20 head

    Saves 6%-8% of you hay bale

    This large cattle feeder is designed to take years of tough use.  It has hoop uprights sloped in to withstand pressure applied by animals and has no sharp edges to protect necks and manes.

    Some of the specification:

    3 piece bolted assembly.

    3 horizontal rails – 1 1/2” x 16 gauge square tubing

    Height = 58”, Bottom skirt = 20”

    Hoop spacing = 22 1/4”

    Hoops – 1 1/2” x 2 1/2” x 16 gauge rectangular hi-tensile tubing

    12 feed openings

    9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground

    Weight 440 lbs

    The Tombstone BullTuff Livestock Feeder is powder coated and is designed to take livestock abuse year after year.

    Visit Barn World today and see our large selection of hay feeders including cattle feeders, bull feeders, horse hay feeders and all of our livestock supplies.

  • The Tombstone BullTuff Hay Feeder from Barn World is a great heavy-duty hay feeder that’s designed to be long lasting and extremely durable.

    The Tombstone BullTuff Hay Feeder from Barn World is a great heavy-duty hay feeder that’s designed to be  long lasting and extremely durable.


    <b>Heavy-Duty feeder accommodates large cattle, bulls & horses!</b>
    <li>9’6 bottom diameter tapers to 8’6 at the top
    <li>Tapered top limits feed waste, but accepts 6 foot large bales
    <li>3 piece bolted assembly
    <li>12 feed openings
    <li>9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground
    <li>Designed to take years of tough use
    <li>No sharp edges protects necks and manes
    <li>Feeds 20 head
    <li>Saves 6%-8% of you hay bale

    This Heavy-Duty hay feeder accommodates large cattle, bulls & horses!

    9’6 bottom diameter tapers to 8’6 at the top

    Tapered top limits feed waste, but accepts 6 foot large bales

    3 piece bolted assembly

    12 feed openings

    9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground

    Designed to take years of tough use

    No sharp edges protects necks and manes

    Feeds 20 head

    Saves 6%-8% of you hay bale

    This large cattle feeder is designed to take years of tough use.  It has hoop uprights sloped in to withstand pressure applied by animals and has no sharp edges to protect necks and manes.

    Some of the specification:

    3 piece bolted assembly.

    3 horizontal rails – 1 1/2” x 16 gauge square tubing

    Height = 58”, Bottom skirt = 20”

    Hoop spacing = 22 1/4”

    Hoops – 1 1/2” x 2 1/2” x 16 gauge rectangular hi-tensile tubing

    12 feed openings

    9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground

    Weight 440 lbs

    The Tombstone BullTuff Livestock Feeder is powder coated and is designed to take livestock abuse year after year.

    Visit Barn World today and see our large selection of hay feeders including cattle feeders, bull feeders, horse hay feeders and all of our livestock supplies.

    BullTuff Hay Feeder from Barn World is a great heavy duty hay feeder for large cattle, bulls and horses

    The Tombstone BullTuff Hay Feeder from Barn World is a great heavy-duty hay feeder that’s designed to be  long lasting and extremely durable.


    <b>Heavy-Duty feeder accommodates large cattle, bulls & horses!</b>
    <li>9’6 bottom diameter tapers to 8’6 at the top
    <li>Tapered top limits feed waste, but accepts 6 foot large bales
    <li>3 piece bolted assembly
    <li>12 feed openings
    <li>9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground
    <li>Designed to take years of tough use
    <li>No sharp edges protects necks and manes
    <li>Feeds 20 head
    <li>Saves 6%-8% of you hay bale

    This Heavy-Duty hay feeder accommodates large cattle, bulls & horses!

    9’6 bottom diameter tapers to 8’6 at the top

    Tapered top limits feed waste, but accepts 6 foot large bales

    3 piece bolted assembly

    12 feed openings

    9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground

    Designed to take years of tough use

    No sharp edges protects necks and manes

    Feeds 20 head

    Saves 6%-8% of you hay bale

    This large cattle feeder is designed to take years of tough use.  It has hoop uprights sloped in to withstand pressure applied by animals and has no sharp edges to protect necks and manes.

    Some of the specification:

    3 piece bolted assembly.

    3 horizontal rails – 1 1/2” x 16 gauge square tubing

    Height = 58”, Bottom skirt = 20”

    Hoop spacing = 22 1/4”

    Hoops – 1 1/2” x 2 1/2” x 16 gauge rectangular hi-tensile tubing

    12 feed openings

    9 heavy-duty mud legs keep feeder off the ground

    Weight 440 lbs

    The Tombstone BullTuff Livestock Feeder is powder coated and is designed to take livestock abuse year after year.

    Visit Barn World today and see our large selection of hay feeders including cattle feeders, bull feeders, horse hay feeders and all of our livestock supplies.

    Horse Feeders

    The possible reason that there are available lots of f horse feeders for foodstuff (hay) is that they all strive to resolve some common problems; animal wounding, major clean ups around feeders, spoilage and being waste.

    Waste of foodstuff from horse feeders surely has to be considered as foremost concern from the cost viewpoint. Nobody is fond of spending for quality foodstuff and most people always try to find all the waste made by the horse themselves or by the weather.  Nobody gives much time, giving the right quantity of foodstuff to eat for the horses who are starving for to remove waste.

    Wastage from the horses themselves is sting due to the nature and quantity of the wastage in that it gets trodden and that has to be cleaned-up again and again in region of horse feeders.

    In so far as wounding runs from feeders, it is very aching and traumatic to witness a horse trapped in a feeder and one definitely wants to omit that possibility.

    Horse feeders must be simple to handle, light-weighted and preservation free, almost durable and should add to a healthier societal behavior of the horses in the area of the feeder.

    Keeping all the above stated points into consideration; there are different types of Horse feeders available: –

    Hay Hopper Round Bale Feeder

    A hay hopper round bale feeder aids one to save money by eradicating waste made by horses themselves.  If one is at present making use of a round feeder then he might be dropping 10% of his hay.  If the cost of hay is $100 / ton and one feeds 2,000Ibs each day one might be dropping $300 each month or $10 each day and upto $3,600 each year in just hay.  The cost of this horse feeder will be just about $150 – $250 each to send to the neighboring 48 states.

    Closed Bottom Hay Feeder

    It comes in the size of 1 5/8” x 16 gauge and with closed bottom.  There is a steel shield which is joined to frame and able to hold loose silage and hay.  It has slant bars, 15 feed openings and prairie gold powder finish coat.

    Double Slant Feeder

    It is 8’dm at the bottom, which tapers to 6’7” at the top and aids to less silage waste.  This exclusive design lets bale be held straight while it is fed.  It has 48” height and available with 210lbs weight, and 2’ frame, 1 5/8” slant bars as well.

    Feed Bunks

    A feed bunk is a strong steel frame and has electro animated metal hopper which is placed for hard use.  It converts to horse feeder within few minutes with elective hay rack.  The dimensions of the feed bunks are 10’x2’x26’ and it also allows eliminating waste.

    Hay Max 8’ Round Closed Bottom Hay Feeder

    It helps omitting waste as it comes in clogged bottom silage feeder with the Cone feeder slot in.

    Hay Cradle and Hay Max Square Feeder

    Hay Max would operate with greatest use of value baled hay in square or round.  This unique design even offers for feeding evenly. The Bale is usually suspended in the cone to omit ground contact.  It is reliable, sturdy and solid construction that offers longevity of use and comes in 7’-7” square.

    Heavy duty skirted Round Bale Feeder

    It is 1 ½ 14ga square tubing rings and 48” tall, and red oxide primer finish as well.

    Horse Combo

    It comes in various sizes such as 4’x6’ horse combination, 6’x6’ horse combination and 8’x6’ horse combination.  It is 6’ tall and 45” wide and 16ga double V steel trench as well as 1” 16ga round tubing hay frame.

    Horse Hay Feeder

    A horse hay feeder has close bottom and has 8’ diameter feeds for any type of hay which comes in loose or baled that fits most of the bale sizes small or large, square or round.  The corners of horse hay feeder are 9”x20” rounded and all downy frames shelter horses’ manes and necks.

    Horse Round Bale Feeder

    Horse Round Bale Feeder is a 1” 16ga2 tubing rings and 1” 16ga round tubing scaffolds. It has green enamel finish.

    Similarly there are many other horse feeders such as O’Neill Bale Feeder, Open Bottom Hay Feeder, Optional Hay Rack and many more available that enable to eliminate waste.

    All the horse feeders which are available in the marketplace, many of them are of quite good quality but are not able to solve all the problems related to hay feeding.  Many of them are not weather confined, nor put off spoilage and waste.  However, few of them are very heavy duty and can not be moved easily. Some need oxidation and preservation otherwise they get to be hazardous.

    As all horse feeders tend to resolve the same troubles and all do not fairly achieve something, there is a requirement for a entirely new idea, a new vision for horse feeders.

    Hay Feeders

    The major trouble with feeding hay outer surface to animals is that they love to throw hay around their feeder areas, make the use of hay as bedclothes and ruin it and as one becomes familiar with certainly it is a big misuse of hay particularly if one pays for quality hay.  Besides this, to make things worse, all that wasted, compacted and spoiled hay has to be cleared-up in the region of feeder or around feeder area as well as, waste and spoilage from all climatic circumstances has to be used in making hay feeders for animals.

    For sure an answer to this trouble would be to give to eat only the quantity of hay that one’s animals are starving for at the time of having silage.  Thus, they would have it all and would not spoil or waste any and it also involves a person to be around when required, good climate or not.  Because most of the people wish to have leisure time to a great extent there is a requirement for unique feeding techniques where the silage could reside in the hay feeder when there is no requirement and would be kept secluded from snow, sun and rain. In this manner one can go from feeding a small number of times a day to a small number of times a month. So there are some hay feeders available that allow one to feed animals devoid of any waste of hay or silage:

    Big Animal Hay Feeder

    It is made for handling huge animals like dairy cows and bulls and enables to feed with comfort under top rung.
    It has 8 ½ ft, stat bar and openings of 15 feed.  It is manufactured from 2”16 gaugex50, 000 psi tubing.
    It is available with the Hay saver shield that measures 1 5/8”x16 gauge and having soft fit shelter for security.
    It is a prairie gold power coat end.

    Bunk Feeder Hayrack Assembly

    It is a strong steel frame bunk and has an electro galvanize metal hopper which places up to hard use.
    Bunk Feeder Hayrack Assembly is the only rack assembly.

    Closed Bottom Hay Feeder

    This is the hay feeder, the bottom of which is closed and works as a hay saver that comes in the size of 1 5/8”x16 gauge.

    The Steel screen is joined to frame.  The opening of this hay feeder is 15 feed and has slant bars, and it has plain gold power coat end as well.

    Double Slant Hay Feeder

    It is 8”in diameter in the bottom and helpful to save the wastage of hay.
    It has 2” frame with 1 5/8” slant bars and it is available in 210lbs weight and 48” height.
    It is erected from 2”16 gaugex50, 000psi tubing and is plain gold powder coated.

    Feed Bunks

    It has two sizes one is 10” and another one is 12”.
    Feed Bunk is a steel frame and has the electro galvanized hopper which is required for hard use.
    It can be converted to the hay feeder within few minutes with possible Hay Rack.
    The dimensions of Feed Bunks is 10’x2’x26’ and 12’x3’x26’ respectively.

    Hay Max Square Feeder (Bottom) Frame Only

    Hay Max would maximize the usage of quality hay – square or round.
    This unique make offers for even hay feeding.
    Bale is hanged up in cone in order to omit ground contact.
    It is sturdy, reliable and solid construction offers long durability of use.
    It is plain gold powder coat end.

    Heavy Duty skirted Round Bale Feeder

    It is built to endure the bull’s abuse.
    It has 1 ½ 14ga2 tubing rings and 48” tall.
    It has Red oxide primer finish.

    Heavy Duty Skirted Round Hay Feeder

    It is also built to endure the bull’s abuse.
    It has 1 ½ 14ga2 tubing rings and having 18” heavy steel skirt and 48” tall.

    Open Bottom Hay Feeder

    It has 1 5/8”x16 gauge frame.
    It is light-weighted, sturdy and outlasts steel and limits the hay waste.
    It has plain gold powder coat finish.

    Besides these, there are some other hay feeders available like O’Neill Bale Feeder, Horse and Cattle Feeder, Horse Round Bale Feeder, Horse Hay Feeder and many more.

    An effectual hay feeder shall reduce the costs for people who pay for hay; it will surely reduce the effort for those people who cultivate their own silage.  Most of the hay users guess that a smaller amount of 30 percent and upto 40 percent of hay could be spoiled both by the weather conditions and horses.

    Other problems like cutting of animals caused by the hay feeders and a nice societal conduct at the hay feeder must also be kept into contemplation.

    Luckily, the existing hay feeders keep the silage in the feeder secluded from the climate conditions.  It is entirely secure as far as hazard of cutting in animals is concerned and it significantly improves societal behavior in the region of hay feeder. On the whole, these hay feeders would save an extensive amount of effort, time, money and hay.