Rock Valley Hay Auction has been selling hay and straw for over 70 years. We sell on average 4500 loads annually. Let our experience in hay and straw marketing work for you.

Auctions are currently Mondays & Thursdays @ 12:30p.m. Monday auctions are held November through April in addition to the year around Thursday sale.

Contact our office if interested or have any questions at 712-476-5541.

Thursday May 2, 2019
52 loads.

Quality was fair. Lots of buyer interest with limited offering. REMEMBER: We only have Thursday sales for the next 6 months. MONDAY SALES RESUME IN NOVEMBER!!

Cornstalks: 1

SIZE   LBS    $/TON 

lgrd  49200  65.00
Mixed- 4

SIZE   LBS    $/TON 

3x3   27020 170.00

3x4   66440 142.50

lgrd  44580 175.00

lgrd  44160 150.00

Straw: 4

SIZE   LBS  $/TON

Lgrd  45580 125.00

3x3   31500 145.00

3x3   51440 110.00

3x4   51940 130.00

** I picked up a hitchhiker last night. He seemed surprised that I’d pick up a stranger and asked, “Thanks, but why would you pick me up? How do you know I’m not a serial killer?” I told him the chances of two serial killers being in one car would be astronomical.

 

 

 

 

 

Thursday May 2, 2019
52 loads.

Quality was fair. Lots of buyer interest with limited offering. REMEMBER: We only have Thursday sales for the next 6 months. MONDAY SALES RESUME IN NOVEMBER!!

Alfalfa: 16

SIZE   LBS    $/TON CUT

3x3   47500 275.00 3rd

3x3   13660 247.50 2nd

3x3   47800 215.00

lgrd  54440 240.00 2nd

lgrd  50780 185.00

lgrd  49080 170.00

lgrd  49380 170.00 2nd

lgrd  63710 165.00 2nd

lgrd  17000 165.00 3rd

lgrd  53620 165.00 3rd

lgrd  48440 165.00

lgrd  47880 160.00 2nd

lgrd  46500 157.50

lgrd  56140 157.50 2nd

lgrd  41860 155.00 3rd

lgrd  58680 155.00 3rd

GRASS: 26

SIZE   LBS  $/TON

smsq   3580 275.00

smsq  10520 170.00

3x4   49620 185.00

3x4   42420 137.50

3x4   45800 135.00

3x4   43640 135.00

lgrd  16560 255.00

lgrd  16180 250.00

lgrd  20740 180.00

lgrd  50500 177.50

lgrd  52440 170.00

lgrd  51380 170.00

lgrd  46540 170.00

lgrd  54080 160.00

lgrd  49420 160.00

lgrd  52960 155.00

lgrd  56640 152.50

lgrd  39500 152.50

lgrd  44860 150.00

lgrd  48660 150.00

lgrd  45560 150.00

lgrd  47200 150.00

lgrd  48780 150.00

lgrd  48000 142.50

lgrd  35860 140.00

lgrd  46040 130.00

** I picked up a hitchhiker last night. He seemed surprised that I’d pick up a stranger and asked, “Thanks, but why would you pick me up? How do you know I’m not a serial killer?” I told him the chances of two serial killers being in one car would be astronomical.

 

 

 

 

 

Monday April 29, 2019
23 loads.

Market was about steady. Quality was a bit slacking today. MONDAY SALES WILL RESUME IN NOVEMBER!

Mixed: 1

SIZE   LBS    $/TON 

lgrd  42320  150.00

 

Straw: 0
Cornstalks: 1

SIZE   LBS  $/TON

lgrd  42600  57.50

A little boy tells his preschool teacher that he found a dead cat. “How did you know it was dead?” asks the teacher. “Because I pissed in its ear, and it didn’t move,” said the boy. “YOU DID WHAT?!” shrieks the teacher. “You know,” explains the boy, “I leaned over and went Psssst in its ear, and it didn’t move!”

 

 

 

 

 

Monday April 29, 2019
23 loads.

Market was about steady. Quality was a bit slacking today. MONDAY SALES WILL RESUME IN NOVEMBER!

Alfalfa: 9

SIZE   LBS    $/TON CUT

lgrd  59660 162.50 3rd

lgrd  46580 155.00 1st

lgrd  56180 155.00 2nd

lgrd  49140 150.00 2nd

lgrd  48000 145.00 2nd

lgrd  53380 140.00 1st

lgrd  52220 125.00 3rd

lgrd  24260 125.00 1st

lgrd  34200 125.00

GRASS: 12

SIZE   LBS  $/TON

smsq   3540 255.00

lgrd  45480 157.50

lgrd  47420  155.00

lgrd  54440 152.50

lgrd  43540 150.00

lgrd  49980 150.00

lgrd  42860 140.00

lgrd  50060 140.00

lgrd  29680 132.50

lgrd  30280 120.00

lgrd  56780 120.00

lgrd   2960 110.00

A little boy tells his preschool teacher that he found a dead cat. “How did you know it was dead?” asks the teacher. “Because I pissed in its ear, and it didn’t move,” said the boy. “YOU DID WHAT?!” shrieks the teacher. “You know,” explains the boy, “I leaned over and went Psssst in its ear, and it didn’t move!”