A bailer is a farm implement that is used to pick-up a crop like hay, straw, silage or cotton into a compact bale which then can be easily handled, transported, or fed to livestock. There are several different types of bailers, brands and sizes. Some bailers create small, large, or round bails and have different features that allow for binding with twine, strapping, netting or wire. Round bailers produce cylinder-shaped or round bales. Bailers that produce square or rectangular bales are often used for smaller herds of livestock can be easily handled for horses, sheep and cattle. There are many different types and sizes of bailers to choose from depending on the type of operation and use one would require for bails.