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 
Aug. 9
Compared to last Friday, all grades of Alfalfa and Timothy for domestic 
and export steady. Trade was light.  All prices are dollars per ton and 
FOB the farm or ranch unless otherwise stated. Delivered prices include 
freight, commissions and other expenses.

Tons:  650    Last Week:  17,300    Last Year:  6000  

                         Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Mid Square                                                             
      Premium             160  250.00-250.00  250.00                       
                          150  230.00-230.00  230.00     Retail/Stable     

  Alfalfa/Orchard Mix                                                      
    Mid Square                                                             
      Premium             160  260.00-260.00  260.00                       

  Timothy Grass                                                            
    Mid Square                                                             
      Good                180  250.00-250.00  250.00                       
Oregon Weekly Hay Report
Aug. 9  
 Compared to August 2:  Prices trended generally steady compared to last 
report's prices.  Retail/Stable type hay remains the most demanded hay.
Some hay acreage has been changed over to grow hemp this year.  All sales 
in this report are New Crop 2019 crop year hay, unless otherwise denoted 
by OC or Old Crop.

Tons:  3090    Last Week:  12,920    Last Year:  13,360                        

Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Wasco Counties:                                   
                        Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                 
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium             75  235.00-235.00  235.00     Retail/Stable     

  Orchard Grass                                                           
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium             18  230.00-230.00  230.00                       

  Prairie Grass                                                           
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium             75  220.00-220.00  220.00     Retail/Stable     

  Mixed Grass                                                             
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium             21  240.00-240.00  240.00     Retail/Stable     

  Oat                                                                     
    Small Square                                                          
      Good/Premium        15  180.00-180.00  180.00                       

  Triticale/Orchard Mix
    Small Square                                                          
      Good                50  190.00-190.00  190.00     Retail/Stable     

Eastern Oregon:                                                  
                          Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa/Orchard Mix                                                 
    Small Square                                                      
      Premium             20  195.00-195.00  195.00     Retail/Stable 

  Orchard Grass                                                       
    Small Square                                                      
      Good                30  175.00-175.00  175.00     Retail/Stable 

  Timothy Grass                                                       
    Small Square                                                      
      Good                10  175.00-175.00  175.00     Retail/Stable 

Lake County:                                                          
                        Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                             
    Large Square                                                      
      Supreme            250  210.00-210.00  210.00                   
                        1800  230.00-230.00  230.00     Export        
    Small Square                                                      
      Supreme             26  245.00-245.00  245.00     Organic       

  Triticale                                                           
    Large Square                                                      
      Good/Premium       350  150.00-150.00  150.00                   
                         350  150.00-150.00  150.00     Export        

Harney County: No New Sales Confirmed.                                
Klamath Basin: No New Sales Confirmed.                                
Idaho Weekly Hay Report
Aug. 9
Compared to last Friday, all grades of Alfalfa steady. Alfalfa testing 
over 185 RFV is hard to find due to weather conditions. Prices are 
dollars 
per ton and FOB the farm or ranch unless otherwise stated.  
 
Tons:  5800    Last Week:  9900    Last Year:  5250                     

                      Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments   
  Alfalfa                                                        
    Large Square                                                 
      Good            1800  125.00-125.00  125.00                
                      2000  145.00-145.00  145.00     Export, pressed
                      1000  155.00-155.00  155.00     Dairy      

  Timothy Grass                                                  
    Large Square                                                 
      Good            1000  140.00-140.00  140.00                
California Hay Report
Aug. 9
 Compared to last week: All classes traded steady with moderate to good demand.  
According to the Crop Progress Report July 29, 2019, in Tulare County, corn for 
silage continued to mature. Black-eyed beans are sizing up, and pods are 
beginning to dry. Cotton continued to be irrigated and cultivated. Alfalfa hay 
was cut and baled. In San Mateo County, hay continued to be cut and baled.  
Fresno County corn was to be harvested for silage. Alfalfa yields are good, with 
lower quality decreasing prices.   Hay is reported FOB the stack or barn unless 
otherwise noted.  Regions are defined at bottom of report.  

Tons:  21,100    Last Week:  9984    Last Year:  9985                          

Region 1: North Inter-Mountain:                                                
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                 650  195.00-195.00  195.00                       
      Premium                 350  180.00-180.00  180.00                       
                             3100  190.00-190.00  190.00     Contracted        
                              150  195.00-195.00  195.00     Retail             
                              500  190.00-220.00  196.00     Retail/Stable     
  Wheat                                                                        
      Good                    100  150.00-150.00  150.00     Retail/Stable     
  Grass                                                                        
      Good                    125  170.00-170.00  170.00                       

Region 2: Sacramento Valley:                                                   
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Fair/Good               200  160.00-165.00  162.50                       
  Grass                                                                        
      Good                    200  200.00-210.00  205.00     Retail/Stable     

Region 3: Northern San Joaquin Valley:                                         
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                  25  245.00-245.00  245.00                       
      Premium/Supreme          50  230.00-230.00  230.00                       
      Good                    250  210.00-210.00  210.00                       
                              500  190.00-190.00  190.00     Retail/Stable     
  Orchard Grass                                                                
      Premium                 100  210.00-210.00  210.00     Retail/Stable     
  Oat                                                                          
      Good                    300   45.00-45.00    45.00                       

Region 4: Central San Joaquin Valley:                                          
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          

  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Premium                  0  210.00-210.00  210.00     Contracted        

Region 5: Southern California:                                                 
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Premium                 150  280.00-280.00  280.00     Retail/Stable     
      Good/Premium            200  212.00-212.00  212.00                       
  Forage Mix-Three Way                                                         
      Good                     25  240.00-240.00  240.00     Retail/Stable     

Region 6: Southeast California:                                                
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Premium                 600  175.00-175.00  175.00     Stable                  
                              100  220.00-220.00  220.00     Retail     
      Good                   1400  160.00-165.00  161.43                       
  Bermuda Straw                                                                
      Good                 12,000   80.00-80.00    80.00                

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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