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
Washington-Oregon (Columbia Basin) Weekly Hay Report ***Note: Due to scheduling conflicts this report will not be issued again until June 21, 2019.*** Tons: 5425 Last Week: 2800 Last Year: 17,160 Compared to last Friday, Premium/Supreme non rained on new crop Alfalfa steady. Trade slow to moderate. Demand remains good. Dairies are aggressive for quality new crop. Rain showers over the trade area early in the week resulted in excessive rain damage to new crop. All reported sales this week is for new crop. 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 1875 223.00-230.00 223.47 Tarped Premium 400 225.00-225.00 225.00 Tarped Utility/Fair 2000 160.00-170.00 165.00 Rain Damage 1000 175.00-175.00 175.00 Del Rain Damage Alfalfa Small Square Premium 150 230.00-230.00 230.00 Retail/Stable
Oregon Weekly Hay Report
Compared to May 24: 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. Most growers are sold out for this crop year. Tons: 341 Last Week: 310 Last Year: 93 Eastern Oregon: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa/Orchard Mix Small Square Premium 16 175.00-185.00 181.25 Retail/Stable Klamath Basin: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Meadow Grass Small Square Premium 25 200.00-200.00 200.00 Retail/Stable Lake County: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Large Square Good/Premium 300 215.00-215.00 215.00 Organic Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Wasco Counties: No New Sales Confirmed. Harney County: No New Sales Confirmed.
Idaho Weekly Hay Report May 31
***Note: Due to scheduling conflicts this report will not be issued again until June 21, 2019.*** Tons: 200 Last Week: 1650 Last Year: 1020 Compared to last Friday, Domestic New crop Alfalfa steady in a light test. Trade slow. Demand remains good. Rain in the trade continues to delay harvest of new crop. Processors are running low on inventory due to rain delays on new crop. 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 200 195.00-195.00 195.00 Tarped
California Hay Report
Compared to last week: All classes traded steady with moderate demand. According to Crop Progress report May 26, 2019, In the Sacramento Valley, winter wheat progressed well. Corn and safflower continued to be progressing well in Kings County. Alfalfa harvest continued. In Tulare County, corn and cotton continued to be planted. Wheat, alfalfa, and oats continued to be harvested. Silage crops were being cut. California rice planted was at 90% versus 91% for the same time in 2018 and Cotton planted was at 99% versus 100% for the same time in 2018. Hay is reported FOB the stack or barn unless otherwise noted. Regions are defined at bottom of report. Tons: 5710 Last Week: 3605 Last Year: 13,000 Region 1: North Inter-Mountain: No New Sales Confirmed. Region 2: Sacramento Valley: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Premium 100 240.00-240.00 240.00 Retail/Stable Orchard Grass Premium 25 240.00-240.00 240.00 Retail/Stable Oat Good 100 150.00-150.00 150.00 Retail/Stable Rice Straw Good 100 87.00-87.00 87.00 Retail/Stable Region 3: Northern San Joaquin Valley: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Premium 100 235.00-235.00 235.00 25 245.00-245.00 245.00 Del Fair/Good 200 100.00-100.00 100.00 Rain Damage 75 150.00-150.00 150.00 Del Rain Damage Oat Good 450 170.00-188.00 186.00 Del Wheat Good 400 130.00-130.00 130.00 500 155.00-170.00 164.00 Del Region 4: Central San Joaquin Valley: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Supreme 125 280.00-280.00 280.00 Del Premium/Supreme 80 270.00-270.00 270.00 Del Region 5: Southern California: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Supreme 1500 248.00-248.00 248.00 Region 6: Southeast California: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Premium 400 240.00-245.00 243.75 Retail/Stable Good/Premium 1380 195.00-200.00 199.35 150 185.00-185.00 185.00 Export 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.