Colorado Hay Report
Heath Dewey, with the Colorado Hay Report, says compared to the week before, trade activity and demand were moderate. Heath reports from the Greeley USDA Livestock Poultry and Grains Market News Office.
Northeast Colorado Areas Alfalfa Mid Squares: Premium 225.00, Retail/Stable.
Small Squares: Supreme 380.00, (9.50 per bale), 21-bale bundle Retail/Stable.
Small Squares: Good/Premium 265.00 (8.00 per bale), Weedy Retail/Stable. Good 240.00 (6.00 per bale), Retail/Stable.
Grass Small Squares: Premium 310.00-335.00 (10.00 per bale), Retail/Stable.
Orchard/Brome Grass Mix
Mid Squares: Premium 300.00, Retail/Stable.
Wheat Grass Small Squares: Premium 280.00 (8.00 per bale), Retail/Stable.
Alfalfa Small Squares: Good 240.00 (8.25 per bale), Retail/Stable.
Grass Small Squares: Premium 275.00-315.00 (9.00 per bale), Retail/Stable.
Rounds: Good/Premium 220.00, Retail/Stable.
Triticale Mid Squares: Premium 140.00.
San Luis Valley Areas Triticale
Large Squares: Premium 140.00.
Mountains and Northwest Colorado Areas Grass
Mid Squares: Premium 240.00, Retail/Stable Barn Stored.
Small Squares: Premium 240.00-270.00 (7.00-7.20 per bale), Retail/Stable.
The U.S Drought Monitor’s High Plains Summary shows northeastern Colorado had higher than normal precipitation but the San Luis Valley saw the Severe Drought (D2) designation added to the map.