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Matt Markgraf, WKMS

The Kentucky Commissioner of Agriculture is warning farmers of recent hay scams targeting buyers and sellers. 

Drought Means Less Hay for Cattle Feed

Sep 24, 2012
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This summer’s drought caused a significant decrease in grass hay production, which many cattle farmers rely on for feed.

The dry weather cut hay production by two-thirds, raising prices $15 to $20 per ton, says Caldwell County Extension Agent Shane Bogle.