Hay market sluggish but yield climbs - market update - Alfalfa/Hay - HayTalk - Hay & Forage Community

Jump to content




Photo
- - - - -

Hay market sluggish but yield climbs - market update

alfalfa hay market

  • Please log in to reply
3 replies to this topic

#1 lcjaynes

lcjaynes

    Member

  • Members
  • 127 posts
  • LocationIdaho

Posted 13 October 2015 - 01:02 PM

http://www.progressi...roduction-climb


  • Vol and deadmoose like this

#2 deadmoose

deadmoose

    Apprentice Forage Grower

  • Members
  • 5229 posts
  • LocationDalbo MN

Posted 13 October 2015 - 08:44 PM

How do they afford that hay out east? ;)
  • lcjaynes likes this

#3 glasswrongsize

glasswrongsize

    Goontard

  • Members
  • 1782 posts
  • LocationThe part of IL where 'possum is "the other white meat"

Posted 13 October 2015 - 08:54 PM

Notice where us Midwesterners are? Out where there is plenty of elbow room. Nosirreee, no crossing someone else's graph lines for us. Saw hay sell at auction in May...64 cents a bale.

73, Mark


  • deadmoose and lcjaynes like this

#4 rjmoses

rjmoses

    Hay Master

  • Members
  • 4907 posts
  • LocationNear St Louis

Posted 14 October 2015 - 05:27 AM

Current auction prices at Aurthur, Il:

Receipts: 1448 bales     Last Week: 230 bales     Last Year: NA
         46.21 tons               18.58 tons             

Alfalfa            Tons   Premium Quality         Weighted Average
Small Squares      8.27   5.00-8.25 per bale      6.22 per bale

                          Good Quality            Weighted Average
Small Squares      6.75   3.00-4.80 per bale      3.91 per bale

Large Rounds        .50   42.00 per bale          42.00 per bale
(4x5's)
                          Fair Quality            Weighted Average
Small Squares       .25   2.50 per bale           2.50 per bale

Alfalfa-Orchard Grass     Premium Quality         Weighted Average
Small Squares       .45   8.00 per bale           8.00 per bale

Orchard Grass             Good Quality            Weighted Average
Small Squares      1.50   6.25-6.75 per bale      6.50 per bale

Mixed Grass               Good Quality            Weighted Average
Small Squares      8.12   3.00-5.00 per bale      4.11 per bale

Large Squares      3.00   50.00 per bale          50.00 per bale

Large Rounds       3.20   57.00 per bale          57.00 per bale
(5x5's)

Full report: http://www.ams.usda....ts/gx_gr312.txt

 

Ralph


  • Vol and lcjaynes like this





Also tagged with one or more of these keywords: alfalfa, hay, market

0 user(s) are reading this topic

0 members, 0 guests, 0 anonymous users

× Sponsors