Thursday, March 5, 2015
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Hay & Forage report for Dec. 14
Friday, Dec. 14
Compared to last week: Hay prices mostly steady. Trade slow and demand light to moderate. Warmer than normal temperatures continue around the state with little or no moisture and most regions remain in some degree of drought. Livestock producers are trying to get as much grazing as possible where grass is still available before severe freezes. Some hay producers are satisfied to store hay instead of lowering price levels at present anticipating steady to higher price levels when severe freezes cause grasses to go dormant. Others with ample supplies are thinking about lowering prices in hopes of cleaning out barns. Only irrigated fields around the state are not showing signs of stress. Prices for hay and pellets quoted per ton except where noted. . . .
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