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Categorized under " General" Definition as written by Greenwood: Grass or other plants, such as clover or alfalfa, cut and dried for fodder. Definition as written by Terry: Hay has great insulation properties. Loose, it's often used to mulch plants and stabilize the soil temperatures around the plants.
Bales of hay or straw arranged in a square and covered with a large sheet of glass or plastic can be used to construct a cold frame for plants.
See also straw and thatch. Definition as written by poppysue: Large rolls of hay
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