3 Rivers Hay Grading
|Protein %||ME MJ / kg||Use|
|3 Rivers Mulch||Brown colour, stemmy, little leaf remaining, mould remaining, some initial breakdown of fibre, suitable for orchard & garden mulch.||Below 8.0||Below 7.0||- Processing Mulch|
|3 Rivers Stock 3||Brown colour, due to weather damage and / or heating; reasonable leaf retention; thick stems, caramel smell and / or grassy.
N.B. - Grower notes required.
- Customer inspection encouraged.
|12 - 28||Below 7.0||- Stock Feed
|3 Rivers Stock 2||Green to light brown in colour with up to 50% bleaching (weather damage), sound leaf retention. Up to 10% grass, few seed heads & some weeds allowable.||15 - 20||7.0 - 8.0||- Stock Feed|
|3 Rivers Stock 1||Green to light brown in colour, good leaf retention, thicker stem acceptable, up to 30% bleach (weather damage) present, up to 5% grass & few seed heads.||18 - 28||8.0 - 10.4||- Horse
- Feed analysis objective information can not be (accurately) linked to visual information.
We recommend an individual test on each load of hay.
- Indicative moisture of large bales is 16-18%, small bales 18-20%.
- Prices are excluding GST on farm prices