Hay and Forage Handling Equipment

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Handling Equipment

From Bale Spears to Bale Wrappers, whatever your hay needs are John Deere has equipment that delivers.

Protect silage bales from harsh weather and preserve feed value with Frontier™ Inline Bale Wrappers.

  • Electric over hydraulic steering with optional remote control
  • Fully automatic cycling
  • Tongue conveniently folds and telescopes for easy hook-up and storage
  • Film wrap sensor

ModelPowerBale CapacityWrapping Capacity


13 hp (9.7 kW)

5 ft. 6 in. (1.7 m) round

120 bales / hr


13 hp (9.7 kW)

5 ft. 6 in. (1.7 m) round; 3 x 3 x 5 ft. 6 in. (.9 x .9 x 1.7 m) square

120 bales / hr

Shorten your workday with reliable Frontier™ Bale Carriers – a quick, convenient way to move multiple bales from field to storage, or to line them up evenly for wrapping.

  • Adjustable bale arms
  • Only requires two hydraulic selective control valves (SCV’s)
  • 45 degree dumping angle

ModelTowing Unit Minimum WeightBale CapacityLoaded Capacity


13,300 lb. (6,033 kg)

6 to 8 bales

20,000 lb. (9,072 kg)


16,000 lb. (7,258 kg)

8 to 10 bales

24,000 lb. (10,886 kg)

Transport large round bales effortlessly with a Frontier™ 3-Point Bale Spear.

  • Steel-forged bale spear tines
  • Durable, heavy-duty design
  • Reduces hay loss while hauling

ModelDescriptionBale CapacityHitch


3 Pt. Bale Spear (single tine)

2200 lb. (997.9 kg)

Cat. 1 and 2


3 Pt. Bale Spear (dual tine)

3000 lb. (1360.8 kg)

Cat. 2 and 3


3 Pt. Large Square Bale Spear (tripple tine)

3000 lb. (1360.8 kg)

Cat. 2 and 3


3 Pt. Large Dual Round Bale Spear (quad tine)

4000 lb. (1814.4 kg)

Cat. 2 and 3

Round or square, whatever the job, there is a Frontier™ Loader-Mount Bale Spear up to the task. Choose from a wide range of single- and triple-tine models to move and stack bales quickly and easily.

  • Replaceable spears
  • Multiple bale-handling sizes

ModelBale Handling CapacityLoader Series / Carrier

AB11 (D, E, and G)

1 Large Round Bale 2000 lb. (907.2 kg)

300, 400, 500, 600, and 700 / Global Carrier

AB12 (A, D, E, and G)

1 Large Round or Square Bale 2000 lb. (907.2 kg)

300, 400, 500, 600, 700, and 800 / Global Carrier

AB13 (D, E, G, and K)

1 Large Round Bale 2500 lb. (1,134.0 kg)

300, 400, 500, 600, and 700 / Global and Cat. 2 Global Carrier

AB14 (A, D, G, and K)

1 Large Square or 2 Round Bales

600, 700, and 800 / Global and Cat. 2 Global Carrier

AB15 (A and K)

2 Large Square Bales

800 / Cat. 2 Global Carrier

AB18 (K)

3 Large Square Bales

Cat. 2 Global Carrier

Use the hydraulic Frontier™ Bale Unroller to haul and unroll round bales for feeding.

ModelDescriptionBale CapacityHitch


3 Pt. Bale Unroller

2000 lb. (907.2 kg)

Cat. 1 and 2

Moving small square bales can be just as efficient as larger ones with a Frontier™ Small Square-Bale Fork. Move eight flat, or ten small indexed square bales in a single load to save time, fuel, and labor expenses.

  • 32 engaging teeth for secure transporting
  • Adjustable guide bar allows for multiple bale sizes
  • Loader Quick-attach capabilities

ModelBale Handling CapacityLoader Series / Carrier

AB16 (A, D, and G)

Flat - Eight Small Square Bales, or 10 on edge

600, 700, and 800 / Global Carrier

Don’t lose volume or nutritional value while moving large round bales. Treat regular or silage bales with care with the gentle-grasping Frontier™ Round-Bale Hugger.

  • Handles wrapped bales from 3 to 6 ft. (0.9 to 1.8 m) in diameter
  • Single-cylinder configuration allows arms to grip with equal strength

ModelBale Handling CapacityLoader Series / Carrier

AH11 (A, D, and G)

1 Wrapped Bale

600, 700, and 800 / Global Carrier

If you handle lots of large square bales, the Frontier™ AB17K Large Square Bale Squeeze will leave the bales in good shape, even after being handled several times. It features two 96-inch arms that hydraulically squeeze the bale's sides.

  • 110 in. (2.8 m) working width
  • 4000 lb. (1814 kg) capacity
  • Dual auxiliary hydraulic service

ModelBale Handling CapacityLoader Series / Carrier


2 Large Square Bales

Cat. 2 Global Carrier

Loosen silage while maintaining a smooth, compacted bunker space with the Frontier™ Silage Defacer. This unique tool pierces, separates, and rakes without cutting or reducing the size of the silage, helping to ensure complete blending.

  • Quick cam adjustment for proper chain tension
  • Full access to chain and sprockets with removable panels
  • Easily replaceable tooth sections
  • Loader Quick-attach capabilities

ModelWorking WidthLoader Series / Carrier

AG10 (A, D, and G)

96 in. (243.8 cm)

600, 700, and 800 Series Loader / Global Carrier


96 in. (243.8 cm)

Skid Steer


96 in. (243.8 cm)

Skid Steer

Frontier™ MJ40 Series Telehandler Attachments are built strong with welded components on the back and made of high-tensile, heavy-gauge steel. Every attachment is tough enough to withstand the brute force telehandlers are known for.



AT1096G Grapple-Hay & Forage


AT2016G Bucket-Hay & Forage


AT2016U BKT/Grapple-Hay & Forage


BF1102S Single/Dual Spear


BG1096 Grapple Brush Bucket


MJ4037 Single Rnd Bale Spear


MJ4058 Quick Carriage No Fork


MJ4059A Bucket & Cut Edge


MJ4060A Large Sq Bale Fork


MJ4061A BKT/Cutedge-2.5CU YD


MJ4062 Grapple Debris Bucket


MJ4063A Bucket & Cut Edge


MJ4074 Bale Fork Small Square


MJ4076 Manure Fork & Grab


MJ4077 Manure Fork & Grab


MJ4079A 1.75CU YD Bkt/Edge


MJ4081 Spear-Round/Square


MJ4084 Side Carriage No Forks


MJ4085 Side Carriage No Forks


MJ4090 Bale Squeeze


MJ4091 Bale Squeeze


MJ4099 Round Bale Hugger


MJ4118 Silage Bkt W/Cut Edge


SD1096 Defacer No Motor Kit


QC1072 Quick Carriage-No Fork

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