Table 7. Forage and supplement costs for annual cereal hay treatments.
Forage
Barley Hay
Early Cut
Forage
Barley Hay
Late Cut
Oat
Hay
Early Cut
Oat
Hay
Late Cut
Dry Gestation
Land Areaac/pp
0.07
0.10
0.09
0.11
Forage$/pp
5.12
7.04
6.08
8.00
Supplement$/pp
7.00
4.37
6.16
2.74
Feed Cost$/pp
12.12
11.41
12.24
10.74
Third Trimester
Land Areaac/pp
0.27
0.36
0.31
0.38
Forage$/pp
18.90
26.10
21.60
28.80
Supplement$/pp
14.96
5.83
12.13
0.0
Feed Cost$/pp
33.86
31.93
33.73
28.80
Early Lactation
Land Areaac/pp
0.20
0.24
0.23
0.21
Forage$/pp
13.50
18.45
15.75
20.70
Supplement$/pp
4.73
3.38
2.60
8.37
Feed Cost$/pp
18.23
21.83
18.35
29.0
Nongrowing Season
Total Land Areaacres
0.54
0.70
0.63
0.70
Total Forage$
37.52
51.59
43.43
57.50
Total Supplement$
26.69
13.58
20.89
11.11
Total Feed Cost$
64.21
65.17
64.32
68.61
Cost/Day$
0.38
0.39
0.39
0.41