A machine for creating bales, e.g., of hay or cotton.
‘Farmer Jones is in straits because his baler is broken down and he's got three fields of hay ready to bale.’;
one who bails or lades.
A person who creates bales, either by operating or feeding such a machine, or by creating the bales by hand.
‘Hank worked as a baler for Farmer Jones part time, to make ends meet.’;
a utensil, as a bucket or cup, used in bailing; a machine for bailing water out of a pit.
A baler or hay baler is a piece of farm machinery used to compress a cut and raked crop (such as hay, cotton, flax straw, salt marsh hay, or silage) into compact bales that are easy to handle, transport, and store. Often, bales are configured to dry and preserve some intrinsic (e.g.
One who bails or lades.
A utensil, as a bucket or cup, used in bailing; a machine for bailing water out of a pit.