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Missouri Weekly Hay Summary - Week ending 01/22/2010

Thursday, January 21, 2010

Warmer temperatures melting the snow and ice accumulation, making gravel roads
and cattle lots very sloppy. Hay movement continues at a near standstill, but 
most producers at least receiving some inquiries. Hay piles are rapidly going 
down as the past couple of weeks has had producers putting more hay into the 
rings than normal, but with the warmer weather this too will moderate. Most all 
higher quality Alfalfa already spoken for, but grass hay, especially large round
bales, readily available. Hay prices are steady, demand moderate, and supply is 
heavy. Missouri Department of Agriculture has a hay directory available for both 
buyers and sellers. To be listed, or for a directory, visit, 
http://www.mda.mo.gov/pdf/MOHayDirectory... (All prices f.o.b. and per ton 
unless specified and on most recent reported sales prices listed as round bales 
based generally on 5x6 bales with weights of approximately 1200-1500 lbs)

Supreme quality Alfalfa (RFV>185) 150.00-185.00 
Premium quality Alfalfa (RFV170-180) 140.00-175.00 
Fair to Good quality Alfalfa (RFV130-170) large round bales 75.00-140.00 
Small, Large squares 90.00-150.00 
Good quality mixed Alfalfa and grass small square bales 3.50-5.00 per bale; 
30.00-60.00 per large round bale.

Good to Premium quality Prairie hay mostly small squares 80.00-125.00
Fair to good quality Prairie hay mostly large round bales 35.00-75.00

Good to Premium quality Brome 90.00-150.00; Good quality Brome 50.00-120.00
Fair quality Brome some mixed with grass 30.00-50.00 per large round bale

Good to Premium Mixed Grass hay 60.00-120.00 
Good quality Mixed Grass hay 40.00-80.00 
Fair to Good quality Mixed Grass hay 15.00-40.00 per large round bale

Fair to Good quality Bluestem 40.00 per large round bale

Fair to Good quality Bermuda grass 70.00-100.00 per ton

Good quality Timothy Hay 3.50-5.00 per small square bale

Wheat straw 2.00-4.00 per small square bale


Source: MO Dept of Ag-USDA Market News Service, Jefferson City, MO
        Tony Hancock, Market Reporter, 573-751-5618
        24 Hour Recorded Report 1-573-522-9244
        www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/JC_GR310.txt

        For more Grain Market News: 
        www.ams.usda.gov/LSMarketNews

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