Dyersville Sales Co.
Hay Auction Market Report 3/15/17
TRI-STATES LARGEST HAY AUCTION HELD EVERY WEDNESDAY @11:04AM
Attention buyers = We will no longer be responsible for any hay left on our lot over 7 days. We need you to have it removed because we are entering are biggest selling time of the year and need the space.
Receipts 1601 tons. The market steady on grinding and $10 -$20/ ton higher on the better hay.Top was $245/ ton on 182rfv dairy quality hay bulk of the big squares today $95-172.50. Round bales Top was $110 / ton on many loads. Bulk of the rounds sold from $85-100/ ton, Straw was and cornstalks bales were steady.
Market commentary : Concerns over winterkill and the drought to the south supported the market today, buyers who have been living hand to mouth seem to feel the bottom is in and are now willing to take on inventory.
Just a reminder many years ago Round Up Ready alfalfa was banned from the hay auction over concerns about contamination and being able to keep it separate from non Round Up hay keep that in mind this spring when buy your alfalfa seed.
We are approximately 67 days from new crop and 39 days away from going to the pasture,
|Hay – Large Square||Hay – large Round||Hay – Small Square|
|New Seeding – Large Square||New Seeding – Large Round||New Seeding – Small Square|
|$ / ton||$/ton|
|Oat Hay – Large Square||Oat Hay – Large Round||Oat Hay – Small Square|
|$/ ton||$ 32.50/ton|
|Prairie Grass – Large Square||Prairie Grass – Large Round||Prairie Grass – Small Square|
|Fair||Fair $ ton||Fair|
|Straw – Large Square||Straw – Large Round||Straw – Small Square|
|3×3 $14-30/ bale||$/ ton||$ bale|
| 3×4 $52.50-60 bale
|Fair $/ bale||Fair|
|$ / bale||$|
|Corn Stalks – Large Square||Corn Stalks – Large Round||Corn Stalks – Small Square|
|$13 / bale||$16/bale|
|CRP – Large Square||CRP – Large Round||CRP – Small Square|
|Fair||Fair / poor$||Fair|
|Mixed – Large Square||Mixed – Large Round||Mixed – Small Square|
|Grass – Large Square||Grass – Large Round||Grass – Small Square|
|Bean Stubble –
|Bean Stubble –