Wolfe County Extension Service in cooperation with the KY Department of Agriculture Hay Testing Program sponsors free hay samples for farmers in Wolfe County as part of the East KY Hay Contest. If you wish to participate, samples must be submitted no later than August 26, 2016.

Presentation of awards will be held during the Mountain Ag Week Field day on October 1, 2016 at RCARS (Robinson Center for Appalachian Resources Sustainability) in Jackson, KY.


If you want your hay tested anytime during the year the cost is only $10.00 per sample.


Below are some publications on the importance of hay testing  and how to take a good hay sample. 

Recommended Principles for Proper Hay Sampling

Quality Hay Production (AGR-62)