Moisture Matters Blog

The Farmer’s Quick Checklist for Buying a Hay Moisture Meter

When shopping for a hay moisture meter, farmers need a tool that’s both rugged and accurate. However, finding a high-quality device for measuring moisture in hay can be a bit tougher than you might think. Read More

Quick Tips for Measuring Moisture in Hay

Experienced farmers know that when producing hay, controlling moisture is a must. Too little moisture, and the hay loses nutritive value; too much moisture and hay can combust.  Read More

How Much Can NOT Measuring Hay Moisture Cost You?

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What is Hay’s Optimum Moisture Content?

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Best Moisture Meter Electrodes to Use for Hay Bales vs. Loose Hay

For farmers who produce hay, getting accurate, reliable moisture readings in a timely manner is incredibly important. Read More

Are You Ready for the Hay Harvest Season?

The hay growing season is upon us yet again, and farmers around the country are preparing to harvest their crops as summer begins. Read More

How to Test Hay Moisture Levels to Prepare for Safe Storage

Failure to properly store your hay can lead to horrible consequences including the potential of dangerous fire hazards. And with the danger of your hay products at stake comes the downfall of your revenues as a result. This is why testing your moisture levels before ... Read More

How Moisture Meters can save You Money

Moisture meters are an integral part of doing business for many professionals. From insurance adjusters, to flooring or furniture specialists, to restoration experts, moisture meters are a vital tool. In fact, many of these professionals use moisture meters not only to ... Read More

Pin or Pinless Moisture Meters: Which Kind is Best for You?

For many professionals, measuring moisture in various materials is an everyday part of the job. From wood, to concrete, to drywall, to hay and even soil, the materials that are tested with moisture meters are numerous. To these professionals, picking the right moisture ... Read More

Top 3 Uses of Moisture Meters for Farming

Farmed goods such as corn and wheat are among the U.S.’s most important exports. Countries around the world count on American-grown crops. In fact according to data from the Economic Research Service of the USDA, U.S. agricultural exports totaled more than 12 billion ... Read More