Weekly Hay Auction Report

Rock Valley Hay Auction for Thursday, Aug 10, 2017

Receipts:  86 loads    Last Week:  120 loads    Last Year:  81 loads

Compared to last week:   Alfalfa sold steady to weak, grass hay mostly steady. Overall quality was average this week.  Straw sold with weaker undertones.

Alfalfa:  Premium:  Large Squares, 3 loads 117.50-130.00; Large Rounds, 22 loads 110.00-130.00.  Good:  Large Squares, 2 loads 90.00-95.00; Large Rounds, 2 loads 107.50. Fair:  Large Rounds, 6 loads 80.00-92.50; Small Squares, 90 bales at 3.00 per bale. Utility:  Large Rounds, 2 loads 62.50-65.00.

Grass:  Premium:  Large Squares, 1 load 100.00; Large Rounds, 4 loads 97.50-107.50. Good:  Large Squares, 1 load 92.50; Large Rounds, 23 loads 80.00-92.50.  Fair:  Large Rounds, 1 load 75.00.

Alfalfa/Grass Mix:  Premium:  Large Squares, 2 loads 100.00-112.50; Large Rounds, 1 load 100.00.

Straw:  Large Squares, 3 loads 60.00-75.00.  Large Rounds, 11 loads 42.50-85.00, mostly 70.00-80.00.

Cornstalks:  Large Rounds, 1 load 42.50.

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