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 26
Tons:  12,650    Last Week:  12,450    Last Year:  8150                                           

   Compared to last Friday, All grades of Alfalfa and Timothy for dosmetic and 
export steady. 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 not tested this week.   Irrigation water rationing has been in 
effect in Yakima valley. 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                1000 225.00-225.00 225.00     Tarped            
      Good/Premium           3800 184.00-192.00 190.18     Export            
      Good                   1500 210.00-210.00 210.00     Export            
                              350 215.00-215.00 215.00 Del Export            
      Fair/Good              2250 170.00-180.00 176.67     Export            

  Timothy Grass                                                                
    Mid Square                                                                 
      Premium                 700 273.00-273.00 273.00 Del Export            
      Good                   1750 243.00-253.00 245.00 Del Export            
      Fair                   1300 213.00-228.00 217.00 Del Export        
 
Oregon Weekly Hay Report
July 26  
Compared to July 19:  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:  15,890    Last Week:  11,041    Last Year:  10,883                   

Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Wasco Counties:                                
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments       
  Alfalfa                                                                   
    Small Square                                                            
      Premium                  25  230.00-230.00  230.00     Retail/Stable  

  Orchard Grass                                                             
    Small Square                                                            
      Premium                 735  240.00-250.00  240.48     Retail/Stable  

  Orchard/Bluegrass/Brome Mix                                               
    Small Square                                                            
      Premium                  75  220.00-220.00  220.00     Retail/Stable  

Eastern Oregon:                                                             
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments       
  Alfalfa                                                                   
    Large Square                                                            
      Supreme                 250  220.00-220.00  220.00                    

  Alfalfa/Orchard Mix                                                       
    Small Square                                                            
      Premium                  20  185.00-185.00  185.00     Retail/Stable  

  Timothy Grass                                                             
    Large Square                                                            
      Premium                 800  200.00-200.00  200.00                    
    Small Square                                                            
      Good                      5  175.00-175.00  175.00     Retail/Stable  

Harney County:                                                              
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments       
  Alfalfa                                                                   
    Large Square                                                            
      Premium/Supreme        2000  200.00-200.00  200.00                    

Klamath Basin:                                                              
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments       
  Alfalfa                                                                   
    Small Square                                                            
      Premium                1500  200.00-200.00  200.00                    
                             2500  205.00-205.00  205.00     Export         

  Wheat                                                                     
    Large Square                                                            
      Good                    450  140.00-140.00  140.00                    

Lake County:                                                                
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments       
  Alfalfa                                                                   
    Large Square                                                            
      Supreme                1862  210.00-225.00  218.75                    
                             3064  220.00-230.00  229.14     Export         
                              462  210.00-210.00  210.00     Rain Damage    
                             1000  200.00-200.00  200.00     Weedy          

  Alfalfa/Meadow Grass Mix                                                 
    Small Square                                                            
      Premium                 172  170.00-170.00  170.00     Retail/Stable  

  Meadow Grass                                                             
    Small Square                                                            
      Fair                     28   90.00-90.00    90.00                    

  Barley                                                                    
    Large Square                                                            
      Good                    510  130.00-130.00  130.00                    

  Triticale                                                                 
    Large Square                                                            
      Premium                 400  130.00-130.00  130.00                    
      Good/Premium             32  165.00-165.00  165.00     Organic        

Idaho Weekly Hay Report

July 26
Tons:  11,900    Last Week:  22,650    Last Year:  21,200                                                                                                                                                                                                                                  

    Compared to last Friday, All grades of Alfalfa steady. Alfalfa testing over 150 
RFV is hard to find due to weather conditions. Lower quality Timothy sales were 
steady this week. Demand remains good especially for higher quality press hay and 
lower quality cuber 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                                                                 
      Fair/Good        7100     140.00-155.00   150.14                       
                       1500     140.00-140.00   140.00     Rain Damage       
      Utility          1600     130.00-130.00   130.00                       
      Utility/Fair      200     125.00-125.00   125.00                       

  Timothy Grass                                                                
    Mid Square                                                                 
      Fair             1000     140.00-140.00   140.00                       

  Timothy Grass                                                                
    Small Square                                                               
      Good              500     175.00-175.00     175.00            
California Hay Report
July 26
 Compared to last week: All classes traded steady with moderate to good demand.  
According to the Crop Progress Report July 22, 2019, in Tulare County, corn and 
black-eyed beans continued to mature.  Cotton was irrigated and cultivated. In 
Fresno County, alfalfa and safflower continued to be harvested.  Sorghum was 
growing well.  Hay is reported FOB the stack or barn unless otherwise noted.  
Regions are defined at bottom of report.  

Tons:  9984    Last Week:  18,873    Last Year:  5625                          

Region 1: North Inter-Mountain:                                                
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                 200  180.00-180.00  180.00                       
                              600  195.00-195.00  195.00     Contracted        
      Premium/Supreme         230  185.00-185.00  185.00     Contracted        
      Premium                1325  185.00-220.00  194.43     Retail/Stable     
      Good/Premium            200  180.00-180.00  180.00     Retail/Stable     
  Alfalfa/Grain Mix                                                           
      Premium                 200  260.00-260.00  260.00     Retail/Stable     
  Orchard Grass                                                                
      Premium                 100  260.00-260.00  260.00     Retail/Stable     
  Meadow Grass                                                                  
      Good                    125  170.00-170.00  170.00     Retail/Stable     
  Oat                                                                          
      Good                    250  160.00-160.00  160.00     Retail/Stable     
  Wheat                                                                        
      Good                    200  140.00-140.00  140.00     Retail/Stable     

Region 2: Sacramento Valley:                                                   
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Premium                 100  160.00-160.00  160.00     Retail/Stable     
      Fair/Good               600  160.00-160.00  160.00                       
                              600  200.00-200.00  200.00 Del                   
  Grain                                                                          
      Good                    400   65.00-65.00    65.00                       
  Wheat                                                                        
      Good                   1400   80.00-80.00    80.00     Rain Damage       

Region 3: Northern San Joaquin Valley:                                         
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Supreme                 225  250.00-250.00  250.00                       
      Premium                 225  185.00-224.00  189.33 Del Retail/Stable     
      Good/Premium            100  210.00-220.00  217.50                       
      Good                    154  190.00-190.00  190.00                       
      Fair/Good               825  165.00-170.00  168.94                       
                               25  100.00-100.00  100.00     Dirty             
  Alfalfa/Orchard Mix                                                          
      Premium                  25  240.00-240.00  240.00                       
  Alfalfa/Grain Mix                                                           
      Good                     25  145.00-145.00  145.00                       
                              125  170.00-170.00  170.00     Retail/Stable     
  Wheat                                                                        
      Good                     50  160.00-160.00  160.00                       

Region 4: Central San Joaquin Valley: No New Sales Confirmed.

Region 5: Southern California:                                                 
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments          
  Alfalfa                                                                      
      Premium                 150  280.00-280.00  280.00     Retail/Stable     
  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  170.00-175.00  172.67     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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