Hay and Straw Bales for Sale or Hire

Our premium quality hay, barley and straw bales are available to buy or hire. Grown and harvested here on Stockwell Farm. Our premium fresh hale bales renowned for their ‘cleanness’ and regularly receive positive feedback from happy horse owners on the quality of our ‘clean’, rubbish-free hay. Whilst our fragrant, dry straw bales are increasingly popular for corporate events, weddings and parties.

Our straw bales are not only perfect for barn dances but also corporate events, kids parties and weddings. Scattered around they make comfortable seating (and are great for kids to climb over safely). Our straw bales have been used for a variety of purposes, including assault courses, children’s parties, festivals, barn dances, creating a toddler playpen at a street party and even a temporary dog enclosure.

FYI we have various farm implements and rustic accessories available to hire for photoshoots and filming (large milk churns, pitchforks, hayrakes, galvanised buckets and assorted wicker baskets).

How much do Hay and Straw Bale Prices Cost to Buy or Hire?

Straw bales for photoshoots

Hay Bales only £6.00 a bale
(approx 30 kg). Discounts available for larger orders – price on application.

Straw Bales only a £3.50 a bale.
(approx 30 kg). Discounts available for larger orders – price on application.

We also have bags of hay and straw available for domestic pet use (hamsters, rabbits and guinea pigs etc). These large plastic bags (approx. dustbin liner size) are £2.50 and are available to buy at Pecks Farm Shop. Premium quality barley bales also now available.

Minimum order for delivery is 10 bales. All available for collection from the farm shop 7 days per week. Or within a 20 mile radius of postcode LU7 9PA we can deliver. Delivery charge = £2 per mile. If hiring the straw bales we offer a ‘free disposal after usage’ service (you only pay a collection charge of £2 per mile).

Hay Bales delivered

Please email sales@pecksfarmshop.co.uk or call the office on (01525) 210281 today to place your order or contact us online and we will be in touch. Please detail the date you require them and where you would like them delivered so we can send you a price straight away.

FAQs

What is the difference between Straw and Hay?

Straw is made from harvesting the stalks of wheat or barley. It is used for bedding for animals. Hay is grass, mown, turned and harvested, with the sunshine on. It takes 3 days of good weather to make hay, quite a feat in this country.

All our Hay is made here on the farm and is as fresh & fragrant as you can get. It is much softer than straw and is generally used as animal feed.

How much do Hay and Straw Bale Prices Cost to Buy or Hire?

Hay Bales only £6.00 a bale (approx 30 kg). Discounts available for larger orders – price on application.

Straw Bales only a £3.50 a bale.

We also have bags of hay and straw available for domestic pet use (hamsters, rabbits and guinea pigs etc). These large plastic bags (approx. dustbin liner size) are £2.50 and are available to buy at Pecks Farm Shop. Premium quality barley bales also now available.

How much does a straw bale weigh?

A straw bale will weigh between 10 – 12 kilos

What are the dimensions of your bales?

They are 1 meter long x 1/2 meter deep and 1/2 meter high

What can straw bales be used for?

Our straw bales can be used for corporate events, weddings, barn dances, assault courses, festivals, creating a toddler pen at a street party, seating at picnics and camp outs, kid’s parties and even a temporary dog enclosure.

Scattered around they make temporary comfortable seating (and are great for kids to climb over safely).

How many can be seated on a straw bale?

Usually 2 adults and 3 children

How are your bales stored?

In a barn on the farm

Where is your hay grown?

We grow and harvest hay here on the family farm between Milton Keynes and Leighton Buzzard.

Where do you deliver straw bales to?

We deliver hay bales within a 30-mile radius of postcode LU7 9PA. The delivery charge is £2 per mile. If you want use to dispose / collect the hired baled we offer a ‘free disposal after usage’ service (you only pay a collection charge of £2 per mile).