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In Nebraska and the East River area of South Dakota, this was the first week with new crop hay prices and trading is mixed when compared to the close of last year’s prices. Dehydrated steady to $10 lower on cash price, according to the USDA Market News Service, July 12. Prices given on a per-ton basis, unless otherwise noted.

Northeast—Good/premium new crop alfalfa, large squares, dairy, $250; good, large rounds, $170-$190. Good grass brome, large rounds, $140-$150, $200 delivered. Cornstalks, large rounds, $70-$90. Soybean bales, $70. Straw, large rounds, $130-$140 delivered. Dehydrated alfalfa pellets, 17% protein pellets, $340; meal, $340-$345.

Platte Valley—Good new crop alfalfa, large rounds, $170. Good alfalfa ground and delivered, $250; blended alfalfa ground and delivered, $230. Corn stalks, ground and delivered, $120-$140. Dehydrated alfalfa pellets, 17% protein, $330; alfalfa meal, $336-$337.

East River area of South Dakota—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $280, large squares, $185-$250. Utility/fair, large rounds, $135. Utility, large rounds, $100. Sun-cured alfalfa pellets, 15% $270, alfalfa meal, 17% $280. Good grass, large squares, $180; fair/good, large rounds, $115; fair, large squares, $150. Good alfalfa-grass mix, large rounds, delivered short haul, $190. Wheat hay, large rounds, picked up out of field, $90. Wheat straw, large rounds, delivered short haul $95.

In Iowa, alfalfa sold steady on a light test. Quite a lot of low quality alfalfa on first cutting due to excess rain in most areas of the state.

South central/north central—good alfalfa, small squares $210-$230; fair, large squares, $150. Good alfalfa-grass mix, small squares, $280. Good grass, large squares, $150. Straw, large squares, $110-$115. Rye, large rounds $60/bale.

Rock Valley—Premium alfalfa, large squares, $220-$245, large rounds, $220-$230; good alfalfa, large squares, $195, large rounds, $165-$215; fair, large rounds, $137.50-$145.50. Good grass, large rounds, $160-$170; fair, small squares, $140-$150, large squares, $135-$140, large rounds, $130-$155. Utility, small squares, $55. Good mixed hay, large rounds, $185-$200; fair, large rounds, $145. Cornstalks, large rounds, $65-$85. Straw, large squares, $125-$140.

In Minnesota, all classes of hay steady.

Premium alfalfa, large squares, $205, small squares, $220; good, large rounds, $105-$185, large squares, $130. Good grass, large rounds, $130-$160, small squares, $120; fair, large rounds, $110-$125, small squares, $105-$115, small squares, $2.55-$3.10. Good mixed alfalfa grass, large rounds, $125-$130, small squares, $140. Timothy-trefoil mix, small squares, $3.60/bale. Oat straw, in large rounds, $41/bale. Corn stalks, large rounds, $34/bale.

In Montana, sales steady compared to last week’s limited trade. Good to very good demand for all classes of hay.

Good alfalfa, in large squares, $170, large rounds, $160 out of the field; fair, large squares, $130. Premium grass, large squares, $180. Straw no reported sales.

In Wyoming, western Nebraska and western South Dakota, all classes are trading steady. Trading activity was slow to inactive on light demand.

Eastern Wyoming—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $265; premium, $225-$240; good, $210-$230; fair/good, $200-$210. Dehydrated alfalfa pellets, 17% protein, $310 delivered wholesale. Premium grass-alfalfa mix, small squares, $300. Premium grass, small squares, $285. No reported quote for other classes of hay.

Central/western Wyoming—Premium/supreme alfalfa, large squares, $240; good, large squares, $180-$200. Premium grass-alfalfa mix, small squares, $285, large squares, $265; fair/good, large squares, $150. Fair good grass, large squares, $150. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Western Nebraska—Good alfalfa, large squares, $200-$230. Ground and delivered, $220. Premium wheat hay, large squares, $150. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Western South Dakota—Good alfalfa, large squares, $180-$200, large rounds, $150-$175. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

In Colorado, prices are steady, with limited movement following the holiday week.

Northeast—Premium alfalfa, large squares, $240-$250; good, large squares, $215-$220, $225-$235 delivered; fair, large squares, $200-$210; good, ground and delivered, $250-$255; premium, standing in the field, $170; good, $150. Premium grass, small squares, $300-$350, large squares, $350. Premium grass alfalfa mix, small squares, $250-$275. Corn stalks, large rounds, $85-$100, $110-$125 delivered. Straw, large squares, $85-$95. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Southeast—Premium alfalfa, small squares, $255-$275. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

San Luis Valley—Premium alfalfa, large squares, $230-$240. Good winter rye, large squares, $170. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Southwest—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $250-$260; premium, small squares, $250-$300. No reported quotes from other classes of hay.

Mountains/northwest—Premium grass, large squares, $250-$300, small squares, $300-$350; fair/good, large squares, $200-$215. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

In Missouri, the hay supply is heavy, with light demand and weak to steady prices.

Supreme alfalfa, RFV 185 $250-$300; premium alfalfa, RFV 170-$180, $200-$275; good alfalfa, RFV 150-170 $160-$225; fair, RFV 130-150, $100-$170. Good mixed grass hay, $100-$160; fair/good mixed grass hay, $90-$125; fair mixed grass hay, large rounds, $30-$45/bale. Good bromegrass, $100-$150; fair bromegrass, $75-$100. Haylage, $85-$150. Wheat hay, $80-$100. Wheat straw, small squares, $3-$5/bale.

In Oklahoma, alfalfa movement slow to moderate. Demand light to moderate in most areas.

Central­—Alfalfa steady to firm. Premium alfalfa loaded on truck at edge of field, $210-$230; good/premium, at edge of field, $180-$200; fair/good alfalfa including grass alfalfa, $150-$160/ton. Few loads horse hay, moving locally, $300-$350, in small squares. Grass hay steady. Good wheat hay, $40-$55/bale, mostly $45/bale in 4 x 5 or 5 x 5 bales. Bermuda grass, 4 x 5 bales, $45-$60/bale, 5 x 6 bales, $60-$70/bale. Prairie hay, $40-$50/bale 4 X 5 bales. Good mixed grass, small squares, $4-$7/bale in the field.

Eastern—Alfalfa, not well tested. Fair/good grassy alfalfa, $170-$190, small squares, $9-$12/bale. Grass hay steady. Good rye and mixed grass hay offered, $40-$50/bale in 4 x 5 bales; 5 x 6 bales $55-$70/bale, small squares mixed grass, mostly $5-$7/bale.

Western—Alfalfa, steady to firm. Premium alfalfa, edge of field, $200-$220. Fair/good alfalfa, $160-$190. Grass hay steady, good wheat hay, $45-$60/bale, in southern and central Oklahoma, sold by the ton, $90-$110 at edge of field. In panhandle counties, $140-$150/ton loaded on truck edge of field. Good straw hay, $65-$75.

In Texas, trade on hay light to moderate this week as haying continues.

Panhandle/High Plains—Premium/supreme alfalfa, small bales, delivered, new crop, $11-$12/bale, large bales, delivered, $280-$300, small bales, FOB, $10-$11/bale, large bales, FOB, $250-$270; good/premium alfalfa, large bales, delivered, $250-$280; good, small bales, $8-$11/bale; fair/good, large bales, delivered, $200-$250. Ground and delivered to feedlots, north, $240-$260; south, $240-$270, calf hay, $270-$200. Wheat hay, large bales, delivered, bearded, $160-$175; beardless to $175-$185. Coastal Bermuda, large bales, delivered, $190-$200, small bales, $10-$10.50.

Far west Texas/Trans Pecos—Premium/supreme alfalfa, small squares, FOB new crop, $280-$395, large squares, FOB new crop, $240-$250, instances supreme, $280, medium squares, $270; fair/good, $200-$230.

North/central/east—Alfalfa, small bales, delivered, $13-$14/bale. Premium/supreme alfalfa, large squares, delivered, $280-$300; good/premium, large squares, delivered, $250-$280. Wheat hay, delivered, large bales, $150-$165. Good/premium coastal bermuda, FOB small squares, $230-$265, large rounds, FOB, $50-$80; good, large rounds, $40-$50/roll; fair/good, FOB small squares, $5-$7/bale.

South—Good/premium coastal bermuda, small squares, FOB, $230-$265, large rounds, FOB and delivered locally, $100-$140; fair/good, small squares, FOB $165-$230.

In New Mexico, alfalfa hay prices steady, trade and demand moderate.

East—Premium/supreme baled alfalfa, large squares, $275-$285 delivered from out of region. Feedlot hay ground and delivered, $265-$275/ton. Premium/supreme, small bales, $10/bale. Wheat hay, large squares, $165-$175/ton.

Southeast-Premium/supreme baled alfalfa, large squares, $245-$260 delivered to dairy, small bales, $275-$300/ton.

South/southwest—Premium/supreme baled alfalfa, large squares, $210-$230, $250 Hatch valley area per ton delivered, small bales, $280-$300/ton. Sudan, large squares, $150-$170 delivered to dairies.

North central—Baled alfalfa, large square bales, premium/supreme, $230-$250, small bales, $8-$10/bale; $280-$300/ton. Most hay being stacked for later sale.

Date: 7/22/2013



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