Randy Tucker is a freelance writer in Central Wyoming. He is a retired history teacher, a sportswriter, farmer, woodworker, home builder and is familiar with tilting at windmills in trying to get fruit trees and produce to grow in Wyoming's harsh climate. He has spent a lifetime hunting, fishing, farming, raising cattle, coaching and simply enjoying life in the shadows of the Wind River Range.
Many factors determine how much a bale of hay weighs including whether it’s square or round, the type of hay, whether it’s first or third cut, the moisture levels, and so much more. So, to determine the average weight of one of your hay bales,