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Maura Bennett Colorado Hay Report
by Maura Bennett, click here for bio

Program: Colorado Ag Today
Date: October 30, 2018

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Compared to last week, trade activity light on moderate demand.

Heath Dewey is at the Greeley USDA Livestock Poultry and Grains Market News office.

Northeast Colorado Areas Alfalfa Large Squares: Premium 210.00-240.00; Good 175.00;

Alfalfa/Grass Rounds: Premium 240.00, Retail/Stable.

Grass Small Squares: Premium 335.00-370.00 (10.00-12.00 per bale), Southeast Colorado Areas Alfalfa

Small Squares: Supreme 260.00-275.00 (9.00 per bale).

Wheat Hay Rounds: Good 100.00.

San Luis Valley Area Alfalfa

Large Squares: Supreme 240.00, Rain Damaged Organic.

Grass Large Squares: Premium 240.00.

Southwest Colorado Areas Grass 3 String: Premium 335.00 (16.00 per bale), Retail/Stable.

Mountains and Northwest Colorado Areas

Grass Large Squares: Premium 215.00-230.00; Good 185.00-200.00.

Small Squares: Premium 290.00-325.00 (8.00-8.50 per bale)

Producers are beginning to procure their winter hay supply. According to the U.S. Drought Monitor significant longer-term moisture shortages linger in the Moderate to Extreme Drought areas (D1-D3), with precipitation over the past 365 days totaling locally less than 60 percent of normal.

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