Compared to last week: Trade and demand on hay continues to be slow with buyers hesitant to pay set prices and most dairies stocked up on wheat hay earlier in the year. A large range remains in ground alfalfa prices due to a wide range in quality and demand. Most of the state remains in drought conditions and producers in east Texas may not be able to get their last cutting unless they receive some rain soon. The only area fortunate enough to receive rainfall seems to be south Texas where coastal hay is moving fairly steady. Prices for hay and pellets quoted per ton except where noted. . . .