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Most hay classes steady

In Nebraska and the East River area of South Dakota, all reported hay products sold steady. Light to moderate demand and hay movement, according to the USDA Market News Service, May 9. Prices given on per-ton basis, unless otherwise noted.

Northeast—Good alfalfa, large squares, $190, large rounds, $120-$130; fair, large squares, $120-$140. Good grass, small squares, $170, large rounds, $90-$120. Cornstalks round bales, $40-$50/ton. Dehydrated alfalfa, 17% protein pellets, $300-$315; meal, $305-$315.

Platte Valley—Ground and delivered alfalfa, $160, blended alfalfa product $130-$140. Ground and delivered corn stalks, $90-$110. Dehydrated alfalfa pellets, 17% protein, $305; alfalfa meal, $312.

East River area of South Dakota—Supreme alfalfa, large rounds, $240; good, large squares, $210, $200 delivered; fair/good, large rounds, $140, $135 delivered; utility/fair, large rounds, $100. Sun-cured alfalfa pellets, 15% $245, 17%, $250; alfalfa meal, 17% $255. Good grass, large rounds, $130; fair, large rounds, $100. Alfalfa grass mix, no reported sales. Wheat straw, large squares, $112.50. Cornstalks, large rounds, $47.50.

In Iowa, all hay products sold steady on a light test.

South central/north central—Good alfalfa, large squares $250. Good alfalfa mix, large squares, $200. Straw, large squares, $140 delivered, small squares, $175 delivered.

Rock Valley—Supreme alfalfa, small squares, 2.25 tons, $225-$230; premium, large squares, $190 large rounds, $170-$190; good, large rounds, $130-$165. Premium grass, small squares, 1.5 tons, $125, large rounds, $130-$140; good, small squares, 13.5 tons $110-$117.50, large rounds, $105-$125; fair, large squares, $80-$100, large rounds, $97.50; utility, large squares, $65, large rounds, $65. Good mixed hay, small squares, $110. Straw, large rounds, $80-$82.50. Cornstalks, large rounds, $45-$47.50.

In Minnesota, all classes of hay steady.

Premium alfalfa, large rounds, $165, small squares, $175-$185; good, large rounds, $130-$140; utility, large rounds, $105. Good grass, large rounds, $120-$150, small squares, $120; utility, large rounds, $75. Good mixed alfalfa grass, large rounds, $120-$135; fair, large rounds, $95-$115.

In Montana, all classes of hay remain steady. Moderate demand as we are very near turn-out time and new crop haying season is nearing.

Fair/good alfalfa, large rounds, $120. New crop contract, large squares, $130. Fair/good, mixed alfalfa-grass, large rounds, $120. Premium timothy grass, small squares, $240; good, small squares, $180. CRP grass, large rounds, $50. Straw, no reported sales.

In Wyoming, western Nebraska and western South Dakota, all classes of hay traded steady on very light demand.

Eastern Wyoming—Good alfalfa, large rounds, $150. Utility/fair grass, large rounds, $135. Good millet, large squares, $60. Good oat, large rounds, $85. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Central/western Wyoming—Good alfalfa, large squares, $150; premium, small squares, $187. Utility grass, large squares, $125. Wheat hay, large rounds, $35. Millet hay, large squares, $50. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Western Nebraska—Alfalfa, ground and delivered, $150; good, large squares, $130. Good grass, large rounds $100. Premium millet, large squares, $110. Premium straw, large squares, $90. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Western South Dakota—Good alfalfa, large rounds, $125. Good alfalfa grass, large rounds, $90. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

In Colorado, hay movement is slow this week with steady prices, with some moderate buyer demand.

Northeast—Supreme alfalfa, large squares, $185-$215. Ground and delivered, $155. Premium grass alfalfa mix, small squares, $250-$265. Premium grass, small squares, $300-$350. Good grass alfalfa mix, large rounds, $200. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Southeast—Fair alfalfa, large squares, $180-190. Good hay grazer mix, large squares, $130. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

San Luis Valley—Premium alfalfa, large squares, $180-$200; fair, large squares, $160-$170. Premium oat hay, large squares, $170. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

Southwest—Good alfalfa, large squares, $235-$245; fair/good, large rounds, $150. Premium alfalfa grass, small bales, $300. No reported quotes from other classes of hay.

Mountains and northwest—Premium alfalfa, small squares, $250. Fair/good grass, large squares, $200-$215; fair, $170-$180; utility, $150. No reported quotes for other classes of hay.

In Missouri, hay supply is moderate, demand is light and prices are steady.

Premium, RFV 170-180, $150-$190; good, RFV 150-170 $120-$160; fair, RFV 130-150, $100-$120. Good mixed grass hay, $75-$95; fair/good mixed grass hay, $40-$65; fair mixed grass hay, large rounds, $20-$35/bale. Fair/good bromegrass, $50-$70. Wheat straw, small squares, $3-$5/bale.

In Oklahoma, new crop alfalfa trade moderate this week. Old crop trade mostly slow with only a few loads of good quality hay moving. Demand for new crop dairy hay moderate to good and supplies light to moderate.

Central—Premium alfalfa new crop in the field $240-$250. Good quality old crop, $160-$180. Bermuda grass hay, 4 x 5 bales, $30-$45/bale. No recent sales on 5 x 6 bales reported. Prairie hay, $25-$40/bale 4 x 5 bales, mostly $30. Good mixed grass, small squares, $5-$6/bale in the field. New crop wheat hay, $80-$90/ton, few large squares, $100-$110/ton.

Eastern—Fair/good alfalfa old crop alfalfa last reported, $160-$180, small squares, $9-$12/bale. Good mixed grass hay 4 x 5 bales $25-$45/bale, most $30; 5 x 6 bales, $30-$50/bale.

Western—Premium alfalfa new crop, $240-$250. Fair/good old crop, $160-$185 in large squares. Good bermuda grass, $80-$100/ton. New crop wheat hay, $90-$110/bale.

In Texas, hay prices were higher on all classes this week as new crop has finally emerged and the market has been established. Trade activity was moderate to good and demand was very good.

Panhandle/High Plains—Premium/supreme alfalfa, small bales, delivered, $315-$360, $9.50-$11/bale, large bales, delivered, $300-$310, small bales, FOB, $11/bale, large bales, FOB, $250-$270; good/premium alfalfa, large bales, delivered, $255-$275; fair/good, large bales, delivered, $220-$245. Ground and delivered to feedlots, $190-$235. Calf hay, $245-$265. Coastal bermuda hay, large bales, delivered, $190-$210/bale, small bales delivered, $10.50/bale. Hay grazer, large bales, delivered, 110-$115. Red top can, large bales, delivered, $160-$165. Sudan grass, large bales, delivered, $130-$135. Wheat hay, large squares, delivered, $175-$190. Corn stover, delivered, $90-$100. Milo stover, delivered $100-$115. Cotton seed hulls, delivered, $200-$225. Cotton burrs, ground and delivered, $110-$120.

Far west Texas/Trans Pecos—Premium/supreme alfalfa, small squares, FOB, $270-$300, $8-$9/bale.

North/central/east—Premium/supreme alfalfa, large squares, delivered, $285. Good/premium coastal bermuda, FOB small squares, $200-$230, large rounds, FOB, $60-$80/roll; good, FOB, $50/roll, $100/ton.

South—Good/premium coastal bermuda, small squares, FOB, $230-$265, large rounds, FOB and delivered locally, $120-$130, $60-$65/roll; fair/good, small squares, FOB $165-$230, $5-6/bale.

In New Mexico, alfalfa hay prices in the southwestern region are starting the year off $10 a ton higher than last year. Trade was moderate to active, demand good. All other areas of the state have not started cutting yet.

Eastern/south/southwest—Premium/supreme alfalfa, large square bales, no quote, small bales, no quote.

Southeast—Premium/supreme alfalfa, large squares, $240-$250 delivered, small bales, $300/ton, $10/bale. Wheat hay, large bales, $210/ton.

Southern/southwest—Premium/supreme alfalfa, large squares, $250 delivered; premium, small bales, $275-$300/ton, $9/bale. Baled triticale, large squares, $165-$175 delivered to dairies.

North central—Premium/supreme baled alfalfa, large squares, no quote.

Date: 5/19/2014

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