Oregon Weekly Hay
ML_GR313                                                   
Moses Lake, WA    Fri Jul 12, 2019    USDA  Market News 
                                                           
Oregon Weekly Hay Report                                   

   Compared to July 4:  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.  Rain in 
the growing areas has slowed sales somewhat this week.  All sales in this
report are New Crop 2019 crop year hay, unless otherwise denoted by OC or
Old Crop.

Tons:  8270    Last Week:  11,365    Last Year:  19,393    

Crook, Deschutes, Jefferson, Wasco Counties:                               
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  50  230.00-230.00  230.00     Retail/Stable 

  Orchard Grass                                                            
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  10  230.00-230.00  230.00     Retail/Stable 

  Orchard/Bluegrass/Brome Mix
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  50  220.00-220.00  220.00     Retail/Stable 

  Triticale/Orchard Mix                                                    
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  25  190.00-190.00  190.00     Retail/Stable 

Harney County:                                                             
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Large Square                                                           
      Supreme                 690  200.00-210.00  201.30                   
      Premium                  60  195.00-195.00  195.00                   

Klamath Basin:                                                             
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Large Square                                                           
      Good                    250  160.00-160.00  160.00                   
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  25  200.00-200.00  200.00                   

Lake County:                                                               
                             Tons   Price Range   Wtd Avg    Comments      
  Alfalfa                                                                  
    Large Square                                                           
      Supreme                1000  200.00-200.00  200.00                   
                             5000  230.00-230.00  230.00     Export        
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium/Supreme          30  200.00-200.00  200.00                   

  Alfalfa/Orchard Mix                                                      
    Small Square                                                           
      Premium                  30  200.00-200.00  200.00     Retail/Stable 

  Timothy Grass                                                            
    Large Square                                                           
      Premium                 750  230.00-230.00  230.00                   

  Alfalfa/Triticale Mix                                                    
    Large Square                                                           
      Good/Premium            300  165.00-165.00  165.00                   

Eastern Oregon: No New Sales Confirmed.                                    
                                                                           
Alfalfa hay test guidelines, (for domestic livestock use and not  
more than 10% grass), used with visual appearance and intent of sale 
Quantitative factors are approximate and many factors can affect     
feeding value.                                                       
                                                                     
             ADF     NDF     RFV     TDN-100%    TDN-90%   CP-100%   
 Supreme     <27     <34     >185      >62       >55.9       >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     >35     >44     <130      <56       <50.5       <16     
                                                                     
   RFV calculated using the Wis/Minn formula.  TDN calculated using the 
western formula. Values based on 100% dry matter, TDN both 90% and 100%.
                                                      
Source:     USDA Market News Service, Portland, OR
            Niki Davila 503-535-5001
            Portland.LPGMN@ams.usda.gov
            www.ams.usda.gov/mnreports/ML_GR313.txt
            www.ams.usda.gov/lsmarketnews

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