0609areahaymktsMR_blrko.cfm Hay trade light in some areas
Home News Livestock Crops Markets Hay, Range & Pasture Home & Family Classifieds Resources This Week's Journal



Farm Survey


AgriMartin
Journal Getaways


Reader Comment:
by jJane

"Thanks for sharing this story!"....Read the story...
Join other discussions.

Hay trade light in some areas

Advertisement

In Nebraska and the East River area of South Dakota, alfalfa round and large square bales steady, small squares of alfalfa weak, grass hay, ground/delivered hay and dehydrated pellets steady, according to the USDA Market News Service, June 7. Prices given on a per-ton basis, unless otherwise noted.

Northeast—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $290; premium, large rounds, $250-275; good, large rounds, $200-$240. Good grass, large rounds, $200-$235; fair, large rounds, $150. Cornstalks, large rounds, $85-$100. Dehydrated alfalfa pellets, 17% protein pellets and meal, $340-$360; meal, $345-$360.

Platte Valley—Premium alfalfa, small squares, $325-$350, large rounds, $265; good, large rounds, $220-$230. Alfalfa ground and delivered, $250-$260. 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, $320; premium, large squares, $280-$300, large rounds, delivered short haul $285; good, large rounds, delivered short haul, $250; fair, large rounds, $225-$235. Sun-cured alfalfa pellets, 16% $295, 15% $285. Alfalfa meal, 17% $298. Good grass, large rounds, $220; fair, large rounds, $185. Cornstalks, large rounds, $80 delivered. Wheat straw, large rounds, $120-$130.

In Iowa, no test on the market this week due to contacts are out of hay.

South central/north central—Alfalfa, none reported.

Rock Valley—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $285, large rounds, $280-$320; premium, large squares, $235, large rounds, $230-$265; good, small squares, $220, large squares, $210. Premium grass, large squares, $240, large rounds, $235-$255; good, large squares, $200-$220, large rounds, $165-$220. Good mixed hay, large rounds, $205. Bermuda grass, large squares, $240. Rye grass, large rounds, $75. Cornstalks, large rounds, $45-$90.

In Minnesota, all classes are trading steady.

Premium alfalfa, large rounds, $240-$255; good, large rounds, $200-$235, small squares, $235; fair, large rounds, $195. Premium grass, large rounds, $265; good, large rounds, $200-$240; fair, large rounds, $150-$165. Utility, large rounds, $90-$95. Premium mixed alfalfa grass, large rounds, $255-$265; good, large rounds, $215; fair, large rounds, $185. Cornstalks, large rounds, $50/bale.

In Montana, no trade to report, available supplies of available hay have been exhausted.

No reported sales of alfalfa, grass or straw.

In Wyoming, western Nebraska and western South Dakota, all classes are trading steady. Supply remains very light on all classes with many producers being sold out.

Eastern Wyoming—Fair/good alfalfa, large squares, $220-$230; fair/utility, $210. Native grass, large rounds, $210 delivered. Dehydrated alfalfa pellets, 17% protein, $345 delivered wholesale. No reported quote for other classes of hay.

Central/western Wyoming—Fair/good alfalfa, large squares, $180-$200. Good grass hay, large rounds, $150. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Western Nebraska—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $255; good, large squares, $220. Ground and delivered, $220. Good grass, large rounds, $190-$195. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Western South Dakota—Fair CRP grass hay, large rounds, $150.

In Colorado, new crop pricing is beginning to be discussed, with the majority of buyers and sellers waiting to post prices until a clearer understanding of this year’s water supply is understood.

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

Southeast—Good alfalfa, large squares, $225 delivered; premium, small squares, $275-$300. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

San Luis Valley—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $230-$240, small squares, $250-$270; good/premium, large squares, $200-$225. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Southwest—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $230-$245; premium, large squares, $200-$225, small squares, $275-$300. Premium grass, small squares, $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 moderate, demand is moderate, and prices are steady to firm.

Supreme alfalfa, RFV 185 $250-$350; premium alfalfa, RFV 170-$180, $200-$275; good alfalfa, RFV 150-170 $160-$225; fair, RFV 130-150, $125-$170. Good mixed grass hay, $110-$160; fair/good mixed grass hay, $100-$125; fair mixed grass hay, large rounds, $40-$60/bale. Wheat hay, $80-$100. Wheat straw, small squares, $3-$5/bale.

In Oklahoma, hay movement is very light as weather continues to confine haying to a few western counties. Demand is light to moderate.

Central—Alfalfa, few loads untested hay moving to dairies and beef producers, $180-$210/ton. Fair/good quality alfalfa with light to moderate rain damage, $140-$160. Few loads horse hay, moving locally, $280-$300, in small squares. Grass hay, last reported new crop good quality wheat hay $45-$60/bale in 4 x 5 or 5 x 5 bales. Same hay $90-$105/ton. New crop rye hay 4 x 5 bales $45-$60/bale.

Eastern—Alfalfa, last reported sales, fair/good grassy alfalfa, $150-$190; small squares new crop horse hay, $9-$10/bale. Grass hay steady, good rye and winter mix hay offered, $45-$60/bale in 4 x 5 and 5 x 5 bales, 5 x 6 bales $55-$70/bale, small squares, mostly $5-$7/bale.

Western—Good/premium alfalfa, $190-$210, fair/good, $140-$170. Grass hay steady, good wheat hay, $45-$65/bale. Good wheat hay mostly $90-$105/ton. Corn stalks delivered in panhandle area $60-$70/ton.

In Texas, hay prices steady to weak under light to moderate demand and trade activity.

Panhandle/High Plains—Premium/supreme alfalfa, small bales, delivered, new crop, $11-$12/bale, large bales, delivered, new crop, $260-$285, medium squares, $285-$300, small bales, FOB, $10-$11/bale; good/premium alfalfa, large bales, delivered, new crop, $250-$260; fair, large bales, delivered, new crop, $205-$220. Ground and delivered to feedlots, north, $250-$265; south, $250-$265, calf hay, $270-$285; fair, $230-$250. Wheat hay, large bales, delivered, beardless, $160-$175; bearded, $130-$160. FOB; $120-$145. Coastal bermuda hay, large bales, delivered, $160-$200, good/premium, small bales, delivered $10.50/bale. Brome hay, large bales, delivered, $240. Wheat rye mix, large bales, delivered.

Far west Texas/Trans Pecos—Premium/supreme alfalfa, small squares, FOB new crop, $280-$395, large squares, FOB new crop, $245-$250, medium squares, $270; good, $200.

North/central/east—Premium/supreme alfalfa, small squares, $13-$14/bale, large squares, delivered, $270-$300, new-crop, $265-$290; good/premium, large squares, delivered, $250-$265. Good/premium coastal bermuda, new crop, FOB small squares, $230-$265, large rounds, FOB, $50-$80; good, large rounds, $40-$50/roll; fair/good, small squares, $5-$7/bale.

South—Good/premium coastal bermuda, small squares, FOB, $230-$265, large rounds, FOB and delivered locally, $100-$160; fair/good, small squares, FOB $165-$230; good, large rounds, FOB, $40-$50/roll.

In New Mexico, compared to last week, alfalfa hay prices steady. Trade and demand moderate.

East—Premium/supreme baled alfalfa, large squares, $275-$285 delivered from out of state. Feedlot hay ground and delivered, $265-$275/ton. Premium/supreme, small bales, $10/bale. Wheat hay, large squares, $145-$175/ton.

Southeast—Premium/supreme baled alfalfa, large squares, $245-$250 delivered to dairy, small bales, $275-$300/ton.

South/southwest—Premium/supreme baled alfalfa, large squares, $230-$250/ton delivered to dairies, small bales, $280-$300/ton. Oat hay, large squares, $150 delivered to dairies.

North central—Baled alfalfa, large square bales, no quote. Premium/supreme, small bales, $10/bale.

Date: 6/17/2013



Google
 
Web hpj.com

Copyright 1995-2014.  High Plains Publishers, Inc.  All rights reserved.  Any republishing of these pages, including electronic reproduction of the editorial archives or classified advertising, is strictly prohibited. If you have questions or comments you can reach us at
High Plains Journal 1500 E. Wyatt Earp Blvd., P.O. Box 760, Dodge City, KS 67801 or call 1-800-452-7171. Email: webmaster@hpj.com

 

Archives Search



Inside Futures

Editorial Archives

Browse Archives