By Dan Martens, Extension Educator, Stearns-Benton-Morrison Counties
This information is from the Sauk Centre Hay Auction held on March 4, 2010. I am posting three reports:
SC Hay Auction 03 04 10.pdf A list of all tested hay lots and bedding materials sold ... grouped by kind of hay and type of bale ... cost per pound of dry matter and cost per RFV point are calculated.
History Selected Lots 2009 2010.pdf A summary of auctions held this year: Medium Square Alfalfa 101 to 200 RFV divided in 25 point groups, and bedding material.
Graph SC Hay Auction 2001 2010.pdf A line graph of auction seasons from 2001 to 2010
You can look at USDA Hay Market Reports at http://www.ams.usda.gov/AMSv1.0/LSMNpubs.