How To Get Hay In Minecraft

“Wheat block” redirects here. For the item harvested from crops, see Wheat.

Hay bales
are blocks that are used to feed horses and llamas, reduce fall damage, and extend bivouac smoke.

Obtaining

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Natural generation

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Hay bales often generate every bit pile (and in some houses, animal pens, farms, or meeting points) scattered effectually in plains villages, and less ordinarily in savanna and desert villages. They also can generate under some campfires in taiga villages and equally a part of targets/scarecrows in pillager outposts.

Breaking

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Hay bales can exist mined using any tool, but a hoe speeds up the procedure.

Block


Hay Bale

Hardness 0.5
Tool
Breaking time[A]
Default 0.75


Wooden
0.4


Rock
0.ii


Iron
0.15


Diamond
0.1


Netherite
0.one


Golden
0.1

  1. Times are for unenchanted tools every bit wielded by players with no condition effects, measured in seconds. For more information, encounter Breaking § Speed.

Crafting

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Ingredients Crafting recipe
Wheat

Usage

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Hay bales can be used as compact storage of wheat.

Crafting ingredient

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Name Ingredients Crafting recipe
Target Redstone Dust +
Hay Bale
Wheat Hay Bale






























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Food particular

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Although players cannot consume hay bales, hay bales serve as a meaty wheat supply for crafting nutrient items during long periods abroad from other nutrient sources. A full stack of 64 hay bales is equivalent to 192 loaves of bread in a single inventory slot.

Animals

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Hay bales tin exist fed to donkeys, horses, llamas, or mules to heal up to 10 hearts. They are an effective method to heal horses if the histrion wants to heal them in a brusk period of time. They also speed up the growth of foals by iii minutes and baby llamas past 90 seconds.

Convenance

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Hay bales tin be used both to lead and breed horses and llamas.

Falling

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Falling onto a hay bale reduces the fall damage by lxxx%, pregnant whatever falls on a hay bale takes 20% of the normal fall damage.

Theoretically, an unarmored player with full health and no effects should exist able to fall as far as 111 blocks onto a hay bale and withal survive. However, there is a difficult limit that only allows a player to fall 100 blocks with ane




wellness remaining.

Campfires

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Placing a hay bale nether a campfire makes it a signal burn down, increasing the summit to which its smoke particles can rise from x blocks to 25 blocks.

Composting

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Placing a hay bale into a composter has an 85% risk of raising the compost level past ane. Composting with hay bales is very inefficient, as the hay bale’s adventure to be composted is only slightly higher than wheat. For example, 900 wheat could be composted to yield 834vii
bone meal on average, but if crafted into 100 hay bales, they would only yield 12one7
bone meal on average

Placement

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Seen hither alongside logs, bone blocks, quartz pillars, and purpur pillars, hay bales tin exist pointed in multiple directions.

Hay bales can be placed pointing in all iii spatial dimensions, in the same way as a log is placed. Still, there is no “half dozen-sided” variant like that of the wood block.

Notation blocks

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Hay bale tin exist placed under note blocks to produce banjo sounds.

Sounds

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Java Edition:

Audio Subtitles Source Clarification Resource location Translation key Volume Pitch Attenuation
distance





















Block cleaved Blocks Once the cake has broken cake.grass.break subtitles.block.generic.break ane.0 0.8 16

































None
Entity-Dependent Falling on the block with fall harm block.grass.fall None
[sound 1]
0.5 0.75 16

































Block breaking Blocks While the cake is in the process of existence broken cake.grass.hit subtitles.cake.generic.hit 0.25 0.five 16





















Cake placed Blocks When the block is placed block.grass.place subtitles.block.generic.place ane.0 0.eight sixteen

































Footsteps Entity-Dependent Walking on the cake cake.grass.step subtitles.cake.generic.footsteps 0.15 1.0 16

  1. a
    b


    MC-177082

Bedrock Edition:

Sound Source Description Resource location Volume Pitch





















Blocks One time the cake has cleaved dig.grass 0.7 0.8-ane.0

































Players Falling on the cake with fall damage fall.grass 0.four 1.0

































Blocks While the block is in the process of beingness broken hit.grass 0.3 0.5





















Players Jumping from the block spring.grass 0.11 one.0





















Players Falling on the block without autumn damage land.grass 0.21 ane.0

































Players Walking on the cake step.grass 0.3 1.0





















Blocks When the block is placed dig.grass 0.8 0.8-1.0

Information values

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ID

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Java Edition:

Name Identifier Form Translation key

Hay Bale
hay_block Block & Item block.minecraft.hay_block

Bedrock Edition:

Name Identifier Numeric ID Form Detail ID[i i] Translation key

Hay Bale
hay_block 170 Cake & Giveable Detail[i 2] Identical[i 3] tile.hay_block.name

  1. ID of cake’south direct particular course, which is used in savegame files and addons.

  2. Available with
    /give
    command.

  3. The block’s direct detail form has the same id with the block.

Cake states

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Java Edition:

Proper name Default value Allowed values Description
axis y
x The hay block is oriented east–west.
y The hay cake is oriented vertically.
z The hay block is oriented north–s.

Bedrock Edition:

Name Metadata $.25 Default value Allowed values Values for
Metadata Bits
Clarification
pillar_axis 0x4

0x8
y x

y

z
i

0

2
The axis along which the block is oriented
deprecated 0x1

0x2
0 0

one

2

3
0

one

2

3
Unused, has no effect in game.

History

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Feb 24, 2013 A Reddit user (karthus25) discovers a screenshot of hay bales subconscious in the files of the Mojam game
Nuke the Dinosaurs.
Java Edition
1.six.ane 13w16a Hay Bale Axis Y JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis X JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis Z JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis None JE1 BE1.png
Added the hay bale.
The hay bale currently does not take an in-game proper name, but is called “Hay Bale” in the modify notes.
13w16b The hay bale has now received an in-game name, which is “Hay Block”.
13w18a Hay blocks have now received a crafting recipe.
13w21a Hay blocks are now flammable.
13w24a The name of “Hay Block” has been changed to “Hay Bale”.
one.eight 14w10a Missing Model JE2.png
Vi-sided hay bales no longer have a model.
14w25a All blocks have been converted to employ block states, and so the block/information-value combination 170/12 (half dozen-sided hay bale) has been removed.
14w26c The amount of how much hay bales heal has been rebalanced.
Hay bales now accelerate the growth of horses.
1.nine 15w44b Falling onto a hay bale now does only xx% of the normal autumn damage.
1.11 16w39a Hay bales can at present be used to breed llamas.
i.13 17w47a Prior to
The Flattening, this cake’southward numeral ID was 170.
1.xiv 18w43a Hay Bale Axis Y JE2 BE2.png
Hay Bale Axis X JE2 BE2.png
Hay Bale Axis Z JE2 BE2.png
The textures of hay bales have been changed.
18w47a Added pillager outposts, which sometimes generate with scarecrows made of hay bales.
18w48a Hay bales now generate in the updated plains villages.
18w49a Hay bales now generate in the updated savanna villages.
18w50a Hay bales now generate in the updated desert and taiga villages.
19w02a When a hay bale is placed under a campfire, the campfire’due south fume now rises higher than normal (25 blocks instead of the normal 10).
19w03a Placing a hay bale into the new composter has now a 80% chance of raising the compost level by 1.
19w05a Hay bales now have an 85% adventure of increasing the compost level in a composter by one.
19w09a Hay bales can at present exist used to play the banjo, if they are under note blocks.
ane.sixteen 20w09a Hay bales tin can now be used to craft target blocks
20w10a Hay bales can at present be broken faster using hoes.
Pocket Edition Blastoff
v0.8.0 build 2 Hay Bale Axis Y JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis X JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis Z JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis None JE1 BE1.png
Added hay bales.
v0.15.0 build 1 Hay bales can now exist used to feed horses.
Pocket Edition
1.i.0 alpha 1.1.0.0 Hay bales can now exist used to breed llamas.
Bedrock Edition
1.2.13 Falling onto a hay bale now does only 20% of the normal fall damage.
1.10.0 beta ane.10.0.3 Hay Bale Axis Y JE2 BE2.png
Hay Bale Axis X JE2 BE2.png
Hay Bale Axis Z JE2 BE2.png
Hay Bale Axis None BE2.png
The textures of hay bales have been changed.
Hay bale now generate in pillager outposts as targets, and in the new plains, desert and savanna villages.
1.11.0 beta one.11.0.ane Hay bale can now be used to fill upward composters.
When a hay bale is placed nether a campfire, the campfire’s fume now rises higher than normal (25 blocks instead of the normal 10).
ane.thirteen.0 beta 1.13.0.9 Hay bales can at present be used to play the banjo, if they are under note blocks.
? Hay bales with the side texture on all faces has been removed, and replaced with the y axis aligned bale.
1.16.0 beta 1.16.0.51 Hay bales can now be used to arts and crafts targets.
Legacy Console Edition
TU19 CU7 1.12 Patch 1 Hay Bale Axis Y JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis X JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis Z JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis None JE1 BE1.png
Added hay bales.
1.90 Hay Bale Axis Y JE2 BE2.png
Hay Bale Axis X JE2 BE2.png
Hay Bale Axis Z JE2 BE2.png
The textures of hay bales take been changed.
New Nintendo 3DS Edition
0.1.0 Hay Bale Axis Y JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis X JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis Z JE1 BE1.png
Hay Bale Axis None JE1 BE1.png
Added hay bales.

Issues

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Bug relating to “Hay Bale”, “Hay Cake”, or “Hay” are maintained on the bug tracker. Report bug there.

Gallery

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References

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Source: https://minecraft.fandom.com/wiki/Hay_Bale