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 Jan. 18 Tons: 2125 Last Week: 2000 Last Year: 1290 Compared to last Friday, all grades of hay steady to firm in a light test. Trade slow. Demand remains good for clean green export hay. Remaining supplies are in firm hands. Retail/Feed store not tested this week. All prices are dollars per ton and FOB the farm or ranch unless otherwise stated. Tons Price Wt. Avg Comments Alfalfa Mid Square Fair/Good 1325 200.00-205.00 202.92 Export Fair 800 160.00-170.00 165.63 Tarped
Oregon Weekly Hay Report
Compared to Jan. 11: Prices trended generally steady compared to last report prices. Retail/Stable type hay remains the most demanded hay. Contacts were difficult to get ahold of this week. Recent holidays and weather have slowed sales. All sales in this report are 2018 crop year hay. Some growers are sold out for this crop year. Tons: 1376 Last Week: 2857 Last Year: 2718 Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Wasco Counties: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Large Square Premium 250 165.00-175.00 171.00 Small Square Premium 131 230.00-230.00 230.00 Retail/Stable Orchard Grass Large Square Premium 100 185.00-185.00 185.00 Small Square Premium 99 240.00-240.00 240.00 Retail/Stable Beardless Wheat Large Square Good 65 110.00-110.00 110.00 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 50 240.00-240.00 240.00 Retail/Stable Meadow Grass Small Square Good 5 200.00-200.00 200.00 Retail/Stable Lake County: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Large Square Supreme 140 200.00-200.00 200.00 Premium 24 190.00-190.00 190.00 Good 24 175.00-175.00 175.00 Small Square Supreme 15 200.00-200.00 200.00 Premium 28 250.00-250.00 250.00 Organic 30 200.00-200.00 200.00 Retail/Stable Good 15 175.00-175.00 175.00 Oat Large Square Good 300 140.00-140.00 140.00 Eastern Oregon: No New Sales Confirmed. Harney County: No New Sales Confirmed.
Idaho Weekly Hay Report
Tons: 1900 Last Week: 2450 Last Year: 1430 Compared to last Friday, Supreme and good Alfalfa steady to firm in a light test. Trade slow. Demand remains good especially for feeder and higher testing dairy hay. Supplies remain scarce. 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 800 170.00-190.00 178.75 Tarped Good 600 150.00-160.00 156.25 Tarped Utility 500 140.00-140.00 140.00 Rain Damage
California Hay Report
Compared to last week: All classes traded steady with moderate demand. Rain and snow has been off and on giving CA a winter, according to report contacts. This time last year, Region 6 retail hay was bringing 232.50. Hay is reported FOB the stack or barn unless otherwise noted. Regions are defined at bottom of report. Tons: 3635 Last Week: 3725 Last Year: 1321 Region 1: North Inter-Mountain: No New Sales Confirmed. Region 2: Sacramento Valley: No New Sales Confirmed. Region 3: Northern San Joaquin Valley: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Premium 110 200.00-210.00 205.45 600 255.00-265.00 260.00 Del Retail/Stable Fair/Good 200 180.00-185.00 182.50 Del 500 200.00-200.00 200.00 Del Barn Stored Sudan Good 500 145.00-145.00 145.00 Del Region 4: Central San Joaquin Valley: No New Sales Confirmed. Region 5: Southern California: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Premium 225 279.00-279.00 279.00 Retail/Stable Forage Mix-Three Way Good 25 279.00-279.00 279.00 Retail/Stable Region 6: Southeast California: Tons Price Range Wtd Avg Comments Alfalfa Premium 150 205.00-205.00 205.00 150 185.00-185.00 185.00 Mix 775 260.00-275.00 263.39 Retail/Stable Bermuda Grass Good/Premium 300 95.00-95.00 95.00 Sudan Premium 100 90.00-90.00 90.00 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.