The study includes an analysis of four preservation technologies of grassland fodder. Hay production on meadow surface and on hay poles, and silages made in a bunker silo and in large cylindrical packs wrapped in plastic film were compared. The research was made in Beskid Niski region in two farms. The subject matter of the study were the technologies of drying and ensilage of plants on permanent meadows and alternating first regrowth meadows. Harvesting costs of dry mass, general protein and energy net lactation were assessed and the structure of the specific activities in those technologies was presented.