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Mini Round Baler For Gt

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Posted May 15, 2012 - 07:11 AM

http://winnipeg.kiji...QAdIdZ379832746Take a look at this small round baler that you can run off a 17 Hp GT/Subcompact tractor.I think its kinda cool but sure wouldn't want to make to much hay/bales with it
I googled the one below.

Edited by massey driver, May 15, 2012 - 07:22 AM.




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Posted May 15, 2012 - 08:11 AM

Those are neat, and that's not an unreasoable price for that unit. I think they go for around $12,000-$14,000 new, that's the big hold up in my case..
Truth be told that would be the perfect size for my 9 acre place.
That size baler would be a good fit for hobby farms and people keeping,rabbits, 1 small milk cow or a couple calves, goats or sheep.
Women or children who need to feed their stock and find full size square bales cumbersome could handle the 30 lb bales.
There is also a novelty market out there for Halloween design .
Or would make garden mulching easy. Landscaping people might like them also.
I've done some checking and these small bales do command a high dollar, around$5.00- $6.00 ea, vs $2.50-3.00 square bales.
I honestly believe it could be a money maker once set up.

Edited by JD DANNELS, May 15, 2012 - 08:13 AM.