Boulder County Ranchers Feel Pinch Of Hay PricesThree years ago, Boulder County rancher Bill Berg was yielding about 1,000 bales of hay from his fields. Last year, Berg was lucky to pull 450 bales from his land - 9 acres of which had turned into a "dust bowl."
Hay Theft Spiking In Northern ColoradoSkyrocketing hay prices have prompted a similar spike in hay thefts in northern Colorado.
Some Horses Starving As Hay Prices Continue To RiseHorses that have nearly starved to death has become a problem, and experts say it will only get worse as the cold days of winter move in.
Hay Thieves Strike In Colorado During ShortageThe drought conditions that have been in effect across much of Colorado this year have created a hay shortage, and theft of hay has become a problem.
Hay Shortage Has Ripple Effect Across ColoradoThe drought conditions that have been in effect across much of Colorado this year have created a hay shortage, and hay prices in Colorado and other parts of the Rockies are at historic highs.