rate for pasture rent

Asked August 2, 2015, 11:00 AM EDT

I have 2 questions:
1) What is the going rate to rent a fenced pasture with water in Frederick County, Maryland?
2) What is the going rate for someone to come make hay at my farm?

Frederick County Maryland

1 Response

The average rental on pasture is between $30-40 per acre per year. Custom haymaking runs on average, $43 per acre for mowing, conditioning, and raking. Baling averages $1 per small square bale, $7 per bale for large square bale, and $10.5 per large round bale.