Round bales 4x4 and 4x5
Small square bales
all hay stored inside and never rained on
Horse and Cow hay available
all hay stored inside
Welcome to the site of Twin Maple Farm, a diversified small family farm located in Loudoun County, VA. We have a 50 acre farm that is shared with our animal partners that include chickens, cows, turkeys, pigs and goats.
Twin Maple Farm was established in 1956 by White and Sally Pillion and has been family owned and operated since. Today, Ghorley Gregg and son operate and farm Twin Maple Farm. Ghorley has been a dedicated farmer and very devoted to his customers, striving to meet customer needs 7 days a week and all year long.
Plush hay for sale includes, 4 x 4 and 4x5 Round bales, always kept inside Square bales of Seasoned Orchard Grass, No chemicals used to dry hay
Available for Pick-up or Delivery
In order to cure hay there are at least twenty different preservatives that can be added to the hay at time of baling and cutting by the farmer. Most of these have been tested for safety with cattle, but may or may not have been tested on horses. There is some evidence to suggest that certain preservatives, while all are undetectable to the eye or nose, may cause respiratory inflammation in horses of all ages. As your horse spends hours with his nose in hay for much of the year, it is not surprising that he might be affected in this manner. We ask a lot of our performance horses and this is an area of concern and long term health too, as young horses are particularly susceptible. Why do farmers add these products? Simply put, it saves time waiting for Mother Nature to dry the hay, will reduce dust in the hay which will result as hay ‘sweats up’ then cools down if it baled with too much moisture. It also allows farmers to bale with more water content in the hay, which means if they sell by the ton they will receive a higher price. I cannot tell you how many hay dealers have come and checked our hay and told us, we want these bales bigger, weighing seventy pounds. Well that weight would be from water, and we know that we would have to add chemicals to do this. So we won’t. But just be aware when you are buying hay, it is not all about the weight.
We love our customers, come pick up a bale and see if your horses like it .
39913 Lovettsville rd, Lovettsville, VA 20180, US
during the week by appointent only for school field trips ,clubs and groups