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 
July 19
Tons:  12,450    Last Week:  10,490    Last Year:  20,150     

   Compared to last Friday, All grades of Alfalfa steady. Export Timothy not 
reported this week as buyers remain cautious. Trade moderate to active this week as 
export and domestic buyers remain active. Demand remains good. Weather conditions 
continue to affect the quality of hay due to high dews, hay is being put up 
bleacher than normal. 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                                                       
      Supreme            800 225.00-225.00 225.00                    
      Premium            500 210.00-210.00 210.00     Export         
      Good               600 190.00-195.00 192.50     Export         
                        2000 180.00-180.00 180.00     Tarped         
      Fair               300 175.00-175.00 175.00     Export         
                         500 165.00-170.00 167.50 Del                
                        2500 195.00-195.00 195.00 Del Export         
      Utility/Fair       500 165.00-165.00 165.00 Del                

  Alfalfa                                                            
    Small Square                                                     
      Premium            175 240.00-240.00 240.00     Retail/Stable  
                        1000 215.00-215.00 215.00     Tarped         

  Timothy Grass                                                      
    Small Square                                                     
      Premium             25 270.00-270.00 270.00     Retail/Stable  

  Bluegrass Straw                                                    
    Mid Square                                                       
      Utility           1750   30.00-30.00    30.00     Export       

  Wheat Straw                                                        
    Mid Square                                                       
      Fair/Good         1800   85.00-85.00    85.00 Del Contracted   
 
Oregon Weekly Hay Report
July 19  
Compared to July 12:  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:  11,041    Last Week:  8270    Last Year:  4797                      

Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Wasco Counties:                               
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  40  230.00-250.00  237.50     Retail/Stable 
    Standing                                                               
      Good/Premium            750  160.00-160.00  160.00                   

  Orchard Grass                                                            
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                   1  230.00-230.00  230.00     Retail/Stable 
    Standing                                                               
      Good/Premium            750  160.00-160.00  160.00                   

  Mixed Grass Five-Way                                                     
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  25  285.00-285.00  285.00     Retail/Stable 

  Orchard/Bluegrass/Brome Mix                                              
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  55  220.00-220.00  220.00     Retail/Stable 

  Triticale/Orchard Mix                                                    
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  15  190.00-190.00  190.00     Retail/Stable 

Eastern Oregon:                                                            
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Large Square                                                           
      Premium/Supreme         200  170.00-170.00  170.00                   
      Good/Premium           1800  150.00-150.00  150.00                   

  Timothy Grass                                                            
    Large Square                                                           
      Premium                 500  200.00-200.00  200.00                   

Harney County:                                                             
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Large Square                                                           
      Premium/Supreme         800  190.00-190.00  190.00                   
      Good/Premium            300  175.00-175.00  175.00     Rain Damage   

Klamath Basin:                                                             
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa/Orchard Mix                                                      
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                 100  240.00-240.00  240.00     Retail/Stable 

  Orchard Grass                                                            
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                 487  240.00-260.00  252.61     Retail/Stable 

  Timothy Grass                                                            
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                1313  301.00-365.00  334.23     Retail/Stable 

  Meadow Grass                                                            
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                 200  210.00-210.00  210.00     Retail/Stable 

Lake County:                                                               
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Large Square                                                           
      Supreme                1200  210.00-210.00  210.00     Export        
                              180  210.00-210.00  210.00     Rain Damage   
      Premium/Supreme        1500  210.00-210.00  210.00                   
      Good                    200  180.00-180.00  180.00                   
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium/Supreme         150  200.00-200.00  200.00                   
                               25  245.00-245.00  245.00     Organic       

  Triticale                                                                
    Large Square                                                           
      Good                    450  135.00-135.00  135.00                   

Idaho Weekly Hay Report

July 19
Tons:  22,650    Last Week:  8150    Last Year:  14,950      

   Compared to last Friday, All grades of Alfalfa steady to weak as dairies backed 
away from the higher priced Supreme after they made their initial purchases. Lower 
quality Timothy sales where weak this week. Demand remains good especially for 
pellet quality and high testing dairy hay. 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                                                          
      Supreme         3150 200.00-208.00 203.76                  
                       900 180.00-180.00 180.00     Rain Damage  
      Premium         2000 170.00-170.00 170.00                  
      Good            2000 140.00-155.00 150.00                  
                      1500 155.00-155.00 155.00     Bleached     
                      4000 140.00-140.00 140.00     Export       
                      1050 145.00-150.00 149.05     Rain Damage  
      Fair            2000 155.00-155.00 155.00     Organic      
      Utility         3650 120.00-135.00 122.67     Rain Damage  

  Timothy Grass                                                  
    Mid Square                                                   
      Fair             400 140.00-140.00 140.00                  
      Utility         2000 125.00-125.00 125.00     Rain Damage  
California Hay Report
July 19
Compared to last week: All classes traded steady with moderate to good demand.  
According to the Crop Progress Report June 15, 2019, in Tulare County, corn, 
cotton, and black eyed beans continued to mature.  Alfalfa continued to be cut 
and baled.  Late planted corn was coming up in Kings County. In Fresno County, 
safflower was drying down. Sorghum was growing well.  Hay is reported FOB the 
stack or barn unless otherwise noted.  Regions are defined at bottom of report.  

Tons:  18,873    Last Week:  13,865    Last Year:  15,875                      

Region 1: North Inter-Mountain:                                                
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                 924  195.00-195.00  195.00                       
      Premium                 150  180.00-180.00  180.00                       
  Orchard Grass                                                                
      Premium                 675  225.00-225.00  225.00                       

Region 2: Sacramento Valley:                                                   
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Good/Premium            150  200.00-200.00  200.00                       
      Good                    350  180.00-180.00  180.00                       

Region 3: Northern San Joaquin Valley:                                         
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                 599  250.00-265.00  259.37                       
                              550  265.00-265.00  265.00 Del                   
      Premium                 700  230.00-240.00  238.57                       
                              625  200.00-240.00  201.60     Retail/Stable     
      Good/Premium            800  230.00-230.00  230.00                       
      Fair/Good              2225  165.00-185.00  172.87                       
      Fair                     50  140.00-140.00  140.00                       
  Orchard Mix                                                          
      Premium                 150  170.00-170.00  170.00     Retail/Stable     
  Grain Hay                                                                          
      Good                   4300   95.00-100.00   99.65     Contracted        
                              300   45.00-45.00    45.00     Rain Damage       
  Wheat                                                                        
      Good                    100   90.00-90.00    90.00     Rain Damage       
  Wheat Straw                                                                  
      Good                    150   80.00-80.00    80.00                       

Region 4: Central San Joaquin Valley:                                          
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                2300  280.00-280.00  280.00 Del Contracted        

Region 5: Southern California:                                                 
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Premium                 150  280.00-280.00  280.00     Retail/Stable     
      Fair/Good               400  185.00-185.00  185.00                       
  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                                                                      
      Good                   1500  170.00-180.00  174.33     Export            
  Bermuda Grass                                                                
      Good                    100  140.00-140.00  140.00                       
  Sudan                                                                        
      Good/Premium            500  125.00-125.00  125.00     Export            
      Fair/Good               100   90.00-90.00    90.00                       
  Bermuda Straw                                                                
      Good                   1000   70.00-70.00    70.00                       

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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