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:

Grade ADF NDF RFV TDN-100% TDN-90% CP-100% 
 Supreme under 27 under 34 over 185 over 62  over 55.9  over 22
 Premium 27-29  34-36 170-185 60.5-62 54.5-55.9 20-22
 Good 29-32 36-40 150-170 58-60 52.5-54.5 18-20
 Fair 32-35  40-44 130-150 56-58 50.5-52.5 16-18
 Utility over 35 over 44 under 130 under 56 under 50.5 under 16
Washington-Oregon (Columbia Basin)  
Weekly Hay Report 
May 10
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   
May 10
 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
May 10
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.                     

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