Hay prices are dollars per ton or dollars per bale when sold to retail outlets. Basis is current delivery FOB barn or stack, or delivered customer as indicated. Grade guidelines used in this report have the following relationship to Relative Feed Value (RFV), Acid Detergent Fiber (ADF), TDN (Total Digestible Nutrients), or Crude Protein (CP) test numbers:
|Supreme||under 27||under 34||over 185||over 62||over 55.9||over 22|
|Utility||over 35||over 44||under 130||under 56||under 50.5||under 16|
Washington-Oregon (Columbia Basin)
Weekly Hay Report
Tons: 6050 Last Week: 5325 Last Year: 900 Compared to last Friday, All grades of Alfalfa for export firm on contracted new crop. Trade slow to moderate. Most interests expect new crop trading to begin in earnest next week. Demand good. Retail/Feed store steady. All prices are dollars per ton and FOB the farm or ranch unless otherwise stated. Delivered prices include freight, commissions and other expenses. Tons Price Wt. Avg Comments Alfalfa Mid Square Good/Premium 6000 175.00-180.00 179.17 Contracted, Export NC Alfalfa Small Square Premium 50 260.00-260.00 260.00 Certified Weed Free
Oregon Weekly Hay Report
Compared to Apr 26: Prices trended generally steady compared to last report's prices. Retail/Stable type hay remains the most demanded hay. Almost all feeder hay qualities are sold out, so customers needing feeder hay have been forced to purchase higher qualities. All sales in this report are 2018 crop year hay. Many growers are sold out for this crop year. Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Wasco Counties: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Mixed Grass Five-Way Small Square Premium 10 275.00-275.00 275.00 Retail/Stable Klamath Basin: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Meadow Grass Small Square Premium 25 240.00-240.00 240.00 Retail/Stable Good/Premium 12 200.00-200.00 200.00 Fair/Good 25 160.00-160.00 160.00 Retail/Stable Lake County: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Large Square Supreme 100 210.00-210.00 210.00 Premium 60 200.00-200.00 200.00 Retail/Stable Small Square Premium 30 200.00-200.00 200.00 30 200.00-200.00 200.00 Retail/Stable 28 220.00-220.00 220.00 Retail/Stable, Grassy Fair/Good 30 150.00-150.00 150.00 Orchard/Bluegrass Small Square Premium 23 220.00-220.00 220.00 Retail/Stable Eastern Oregon: No New Sales Confirmed. Harney County: No New Sales Confirmed.
Idaho Weekly Hay Report May 10
Tons: 110,650 Last Week: 5920 Last Year: 1200 Compared to last Friday, Domestic old crop Alfalfa weak as producers attempt to liquidate supplies before new crop. Trade active as more contracting of new crop was reported this week. Demand remains good. Retail/Feed store not tested this week. Prices are dollars per ton and FOB the farm or ranch unless otherwise stated. Tons Price Wt. Avg Comments Alfalfa Mid Square Premium/Supreme 44,000 160.00-170.00 165.00 Contracted NC Premium 150 170.00-170.00 170.00 Good/Premium 22,000 155.00-155.00 155.00 Contracted NC Fair/Good 500 100.00-100.00 100.00 22,000 145.00-145.00 145.00 Contracted NC Utility/Fair 22,000 130.00-130.00 130.00 Contracted NC
California Hay Report
Compared to last week: All classes traded steady with moderate demand. According to Crop Production report May 10, 2019, Hay stocks on Farms May 1, 2019 for California was 270,000 tons versus May 1, 2018 at 150,000 tons and the whole United States for May 1, 2019 was 14,906,000 tons versus May 1, 2018 at 15,348,000 tons. Hay is reported FOB the stack or barn unless otherwise noted. Regions are defined at bottom of report. Tons: 6335 Last Week: 8150 Last Year: 15,105 Region 1: North Inter-Mountain: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Forage Mix-Two Way Good 25 150.00-150.00 150.00 Retail/Stable Region 2: Sacramento Valley: No New Sales Confirmed. Region 3: Northern San Joaquin Valley: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Supreme 600 240.00-250.00 246.67 Premium/Supreme 800 220.00-225.00 222.50 Premium 400 220.00-220.00 220.00 Retail/Stable Fair/Good 50 195.00-195.00 195.00 Del Grassy Oat Good 150 150.00-150.00 150.00 New Crop Wheat Good 25 165.00-165.00 165.00 Del Region 4: Central San Joaquin Valley: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Supreme 180 232.00-232.00 232.00 180 270.00-270.00 270.00 Del Rain Damage Fair/Good 25 180.00-180.00 180.00 Wheat Good 200 150.00-150.00 150.00 Region 5: Southern California: No New Sales Confirmed. Region 6: Southeast California: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Premium 2750 210.00-220.00 214.64 800 215.00-215.00 215.00 Export 150 245.00-245.00 245.00 Retail/Stable The following are the counties included in each region: Region 1: Siskiyou, Modoc, Shasta, Lassen, and Plumas. Region 2: Tehama, Glenn, Butte, Colusa, Sutter, Yuba, Sierra, Nevada, Placer, Yolo, El Dorado, Solano, Sacramento, Amador, and Alpine. Region 3: San Joaquin, Calaveras, Stanislaus, Tuolumne, Mono, Merced, Mariposa. Region 4: Madera, Fresno, Kings, Tulare, and Inyo. Region 5: Kern, Northeast Los Angeles, and Western San Bernardino. Region 6: Eastern San Bernardino, Riverside, and Imperial.