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. Note: No new reports will 
be issued until Aug. 23.
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 9:  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:  4761    Last Week:  3090    Last Year:  7078     

Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Wasco Counties:            
                        Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                 
    Large Square                                                          
      Supreme            100  180.00-180.00  180.00                       
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium            110  230.00-235.00  232.27     Retail/Stable     

  Orchard Grass                                                           
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium              7  250.00-250.00  250.00     Retail/Stable,
                                                        Cert. Weed Free
                         142  230.00-275.00  249.72     Retail/Stable     

  Meadow Grass                                                           
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium            100  220.00-220.00  220.00     Retail/Stable     

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

  Orchard/Timothy                                                         
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium             21  240.00-240.00  240.00     Retail/Stable     

  Wheat                                                                   
    Large Square                                                          
      Good                50  140.00-140.00  140.00                       

  Bluegrass Straw                                                         
    Large Square                                                          
      Utility            300   90.00-90.00    90.00                       

Eastern Oregon:                                                           
                        Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                 
    Large Square                                                          
      Premium            180  200.00-200.00  200.00                       
      Good/Premium      1576  155.00-155.00  155.00                       

Harney County:                                                            
                        Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                 
    Large Square                                                          
      Premium            150  195.00-195.00  195.00                       

Klamath Basin:                                                            
                        Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                 
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium/Supreme    150  200.00-200.00  200.00                       

  Orchard Grass                                                           
    Small Square                                                          
      Premium             50  260.00-260.00  260.00     Retail/Stable     

Lake County:                                                              
                        Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                 
    Large Square                                                          
      Supreme           1500  215.00-220.00  216.67     Export            
                         300  260.00-260.00  260.00     Organic       
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. 
Note: No new reports will be issued until Aug. 23. 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. 16
 Compared to last week:  Trade activity light to moderate on moderate demand.  
According to the Crop Progress Report August 12, 2019, in Tulare County, cotton 
fields were in full bloom and bolls were filling.  Alfalfa continued to be cut 
and baled with some fields on their third cutting.  Corn for silage was being 
cut.  In Sacramento County, rice and safflower continued to grow and mature.  
Hay is reported FOB the stack or barn unless otherwise noted.  Regions are 
defined at bottom of report.  

Tons:  11,926    Last Week:  19,048    Last Year:  9740                        

Region 1: North Inter-Mountain:                                                
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                 200  195.00-195.00  195.00                       
                              230  210.00-210.00  210.00     Very High Testing 
      Premium                1500  180.00-180.00  180.00                       
                              125  190.00-190.00  190.00     Retail/Stable     
      Good                    225  150.00-208.00  156.44                       
                              400  260.00-260.00  260.00     Organic           
                              205  170.00-260.00  180.98     Retail/Stable     

  Alfalfa/Grass Mix                                                            
      Good                     25  220.00-220.00  220.00     Retail/Stable     

  Orchard Grass                                                                
      Good                     50  310.00-310.00  310.00     Retail/Stable     

  Timothy Grass                                                                
      Good                     25  360.00-360.00  360.00     Retail/Stable     

  Wheat                                                                        
      Good                     25  215.00-215.00  215.00                       
                               50  240.00-320.00  280.00     Retail/Stable     

  Forage Mix-Four Way                                                          
      Good                     25  174.00-174.00  174.00                       

Region 2: Sacramento Valley:                                                   
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Forage Mix-Three Way                                                         
      Good                     50  240.00-240.00  240.00     Retail/Stable     

  Rice Straw                                                                   
      Utility                 115   93.00-93.00    93.00     Erosion Control   

  Grass                                                                        
      Good                    126  220.00-240.00  228.10     Retail/Stable     

Region 3: Northern San Joaquin Valley:                                         
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                 575  265.00-270.00  267.61 Del                   
      Premium                 300  235.00-235.00  235.00                       
                             1500  265.00-265.00  265.00 Del                   
      Good                    750  220.00-230.00  226.67                       
      Fair                    950  170.00-180.00  173.68                       
                               50  190.00-195.00  192.50 Del Rain Damage       
                               50  215.00-215.00  215.00 Del Retail/Stable     

  Orchard Grass                                                                
      Good                    150  200.00-200.00  200.00     Retail/Stable     

  Grass                                                                        
      Premium                  25  160.00-160.00  160.00                       

Region 4: Central San Joaquin Valley:                                          
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Good                    925  175.00-180.00  176.76                       

Region 5: Southern California:                                                 
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Premium                  50  265.00-265.00  265.00                       
                              200  270.00-275.00  272.50     Retail/Stable     

  Forage Mix-Three Way                                                         
      Good                     50  260.00-260.00  260.00     Retail/Stable     

  Forage Mix-Four Way                                                          
      Good                     25  270.00-270.00  270.00     Retail/Stable     

Region 6: Southeast California:                                                
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Premium                 250  180.00-200.00  188.00     Retail/Stable     
      Good                    700  170.00-170.00  170.00                       
      Fair/Good              1400  160.00-165.00  162.86                       
                              600  163.00-165.00  164.67     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.                     

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