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Hay barn

Post by Bfields30 » Sat Jun 01, 2019 1:53 pm

Dimensions for a hay barn 4x5 4x6 to fit 100-150 bales?



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Re: Hay barn

Post by True Grit Farms » Sat Jun 01, 2019 5:16 pm

30x50x14
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Re: Hay barn

Post by sstterry » Sat Jun 01, 2019 5:37 pm

True Grit Farms wrote:
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30x50x14
Won't that hold a lot more than 150 bales?

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Re: Hay barn

Post by Bfields30 » Sat Jun 01, 2019 6:38 pm

True Grit Farms wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 5:16 pm
30x50x14
How much you think that would cost

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Re: Hay barn

Post by bird dog » Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:07 pm

Probably wouldn't do 150. Stacked 3 high 5 + 4 + 3 x 12 rows equal 144.

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Re: Hay barn

Post by M-5 » Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:08 pm

You. Can build a 32 x 60 for around 7k if you hire it done it will be around 11k
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Re: Hay barn

Post by TennesseeTuxedo » Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:24 pm

M-5 wrote:
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You. Can build a 32 x 60 for around 7k if you hire it done it will be around 11k
Post some pics, your facility turned out nice.
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Re: Hay barn

Post by Bfields30 » Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:35 pm

M-5 wrote:
Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:08 pm
You. Can build a 32 x 60 for around 7k if you hire it done it will be around 11k
Even if I just got it with a tin roof nothing fancy and sides open

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Re: Hay barn

Post by M-5 » Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:37 pm

Yes , just pole barn . It won't let me post pics from phone.
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Re: Hay barn

Post by TennesseeTuxedo » Sat Jun 01, 2019 8:48 pm

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This is the hay barn I want to build. Gonna be a minute I’m afraid.
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Re: Hay barn

Post by M-5 » Sat Jun 01, 2019 9:01 pm

viewtopic.php?f=16&t=117447

I have around 10k in this one 32x60x14 with 15' leans on each side.
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Re: Hay barn

Post by rjbovine » Sun Jun 23, 2019 8:04 pm

I think the barn I put hay in is 32x54x14 . I stack on end 4x5 3 high . 177 bales Wish I had another barn. Just wish I could keep the coons out . rj

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Re: Hay barn

Post by dvcochran » Sat Jul 13, 2019 12:28 pm

Whatever you calculate as needed space, add 1/3 to 1/2 additional size to it. I guarantee you will need the space much quicker that you think you will and it is a lot cheaper to build once instead of twice.

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Re: Hay barn

Post by cowrancher75 » Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:19 am

i built a 50 x 81 x 14 with concrete floor.. i have around 24k in it total with concrete. it has 24' doors on each end. just got done putting 175 4x5's in it.

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Re: Hay barn

Post by TennesseeTuxedo » Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:24 am

cowrancher75 wrote:
Sun Jul 14, 2019 6:19 am
i built a 50 x 81 x 14 with concrete floor.. i have around 24k in it total with concrete. it has 24' doors on each end. just got done putting 175 4x5's in it.
Heck of a deal right there. Mind to post a picture or two?
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