Designed using concepts from our HB loose-fed series and our small bale FC-10000, the HS series presses offer the perfect small bale solution for loose forage. Producing small bales at 22.5" wide x 16.5" high x 23" to 46" long (57cm x 42cm x 58cm to 117cm), model dependant, weighing between 135lbs to 270lbs (60kg to 120kg). With several model options, the HS Series press appeals to those wishing to re-package their loose chaff, or those looking for a loose-fed, small bale export level press capable of filling shipping containers to max weights with a high rate of production.

The HS Series offers our clients:


  • An advanced power pack with a 250 to 750 HP* electric motor designed for efficiency
  • A robust and reliable press core equipped with built-in wear plates for increased longevity and lower maintenance
  • Digital scaling to improve accuracy and provide excellent bale shape
  • Between 8 to 22MT/hour* peak performance bale processing rates
  • Optional MAG Baler attachement creating 450kg BIG Bales from smaller logs

*Specifications are model dependent. See chart lower on page for further details. 




With multiple HS Presses in the series, you can pick the one that will work best for your facility. Your target customers and production capacity requirements will determine your output bale and power pack needs, and with the Hunterwood HS Series, all these options are on the table:



*In certain conditions, actual performance may exceed the posted rates stated above. Posted rates are based on premium quality Alfalfa, in Metric Tons per hour (MT/hr). Actual machine performance may vary due to, but not limited to: Operator error, Operator input & output delays, bale output format & appearance, as well as forage type, quality, consistency, density, compressibility, moisture content & fibre length. Dimensions are measured in inches and are width x height x length.