ATTENTION: WE WILL ONLY BE HAVING THURSDAY AUCTIONS. WE HAVE HAY FOR SALE PRIVATE TREATY ON OUR WEBSITE. PLEASE CHECK OUT THE "HAY FOR SALE" TAB AT THE TOP OF THIS PAGE._______________________ 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 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 August 20, 2020

104 Loads 

Market was steady today.  Little weaker on grass.  Quality and price both varied.  Nice alfalfa in round bales.

We now have the option available for you to buy select loads of hay through our website. The loads can be viewed on our website under the “Hay for Sale” tab.

 

 

MIXED-3

SIZE    LBS  $/TON

lgrd  48700 125.00   

lgrd  36960 100.00   

lgrd  39300  87.50-40% alfalfa

 

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SIZE    LBS  $/TON

3x3   34620  57.50-oats

3x4   39240  50.00

3x4   58100  45.00-wheat

lgrd  32800  85.00-wheat

lgrd  36320  80.00

lgrd  35380  80.00-wheat

lgrd  32960  75.00-wheat

lgrd  31480  70.00

 

--CORNSTALKS-13--

SIZE    LBS  $/TON

lgrd  45540  45.00

lgrd  44500  40.00

lgrd  48600  35.00

lgrd  47240  32.50

lgrd  34000  32.50

lgrd  32780  32.50

lgrd  50020  32.50

lgrd  45120  30.00

lgrd  50040  30.00

lgrd  51240  30.00

lgrd  32980  25.00

lgrd  32380  25.00

lgrd  24960  25.00

 

** A wife asked her husband, “Could you go to the store and get me one carton of milk, and if they have avocados, get six.”

A short time later the husband returns home with six cartons of milk. “Why did you buy six cartons of milk?” the wife asked. He replies, “They had avocados.”

Thursday August 20, 2020

104 Loads 

Market was steady today.  Little weaker on grass.  Quality and price both varied.  Nice alfalfa in round bales.

We now have the option available for you to buy select loads of hay through our website. The loads can be viewed on our website under the “Hay for Sale” tab.

 

 

------ALFALFA-35------

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

3x3   56280 130.00 3rd

3x3   31240 100.00   

3x4   48150 150.00 1st

3x4   46940 150.00 2nd

3x4   50080 135.00 2nd

3x4   55480 120.00   

3x4   52540 115.00-new

3x4   54940 110.00   

lgrd  55400 185.00   

lgrd  53500 185.00 3rd

lgrd  54260 185.00 3rd

lgrd  49440 175.00 3rd

lgrd  52720 170.00 3rd

lgrd  49940 165.00 3rd

lgrd  48500 155.00 2nd

lgrd  51900 145.00 2nd

lgrd  46840 140.00 2nd

lgrd  44880 140.00 3rd

lgrd  57100 130.00 1st-new

lgrd  50660 130.00 2nd

lgrd  61120 127.50 2nd

lgrd  49200 127.50 1st

lgrd  51460 125.00 1st

lgrd  41260 120.00 3rd

lgrd  51630 120.00 2nd

lgrd  27080 120.00 2nd

lgrd  52400 115.00 1st

lgrd  45580 115.00   

lgrd  38480 110.00 3rd

lgrd  50480 105.00 2nd

lgrd  48240 102.50   

lgrd  46380 100.00 1st

lgrd  52700  92.50 2nd

lgrd  39760  77.50 1st-new

lgrd  46880  75.00   

-----GRASS-45-------

SIZE    LBS  $/TON

smsq   7520 135.00   

3x3   37260  85.00   

3x4   47360  87.50   

lgrd  50800 195.00   

lgrd  41700 137.50   

lgrd  56620 102.50   

lgrd  19400  92.50   

lgrd  49120  92.50   

lgrd  39000  90.00   

lgrd  49620  90.00   

lgrd  57120  87.50   

lgrd   6480  85.00   

lgrd  47380  85.00   

lgrd  45040  85.00   

lgrd  43920  85.00   

lgrd  44440  82.50   

lgrd  40800  82.50   

lgrd  41660  80.00   

lgrd  53520  80.00   

lgrd  51840  80.00   

lgrd  43860  80.00   

lgrd  55720  77.50   

lgrd  39980  77.50   

lgrd  50330  77.50   

lgrd  43620  75.00   

lgrd  41920  72.50   

lgrd  43880  72.50   

lgrd  41520  72.50   

lgrd  39060  72.50   

lgrd  38600  70.00   

lgrd  48440  70.00   

lgrd  39080  70.00   

lgrd  39720  70.00   

lgrd  25340  70.00   

lgrd  46380  70.00   

lgrd  41220  67.50   

lgrd  43250  67.50   

lgrd  44120  67.50   

lgrd  41740  67.50   

lgrd  47140  65.00   

lgrd  48520  65.00   

lgrd  50840  65.00   

lgrd  48220  62.50   

lgrd  39600  60.00   

lgrd  13660  52.50   

** A wife asked her husband, “Could you go to the store and get me one carton of milk, and if they have avocados, get six.”

A short time later the husband returns home with six cartons of milk. “Why did you buy six cartons of milk?” the wife asked. He replies, “They had avocados.”

Thursday August 13, 2020

90 Loads 

Good size run of hay for today’s sale.  Quality being lower than last week.  Market was lower on alfalfa and grass with grass off by $5 and alfalfa steady to a little lower.  Limited interest on straw.  Cornstalks sold well.

We now have the option available for you to buy select loads of hay through our website. The loads can be viewed on our website under the “Hay for Sale” tab.

 

 

MIXED (ALFALFA/GRASS)-3

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

lgrd  39440 100.00 1st

lgrd  45020  92.50 2nd

lgrd  46360  70.00   

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SIZE    LBS  $/TON

3x3   31900  80.00-oat

3x4   50060  82.50-wheat

3x4   61340  52.50

3x4    5875  40.00

lgrd  31680  87.50-wheat

lgrd  30840  80.00

lgrd  30840  75.00

lgrd  42580  70.00-wheat

 

----CORNSTALKS-7-----

SIZE    LBS  $/TON

lgrd  44980  47.50

lgrd  46220  47.50

lgrd  47320  47.50

lgrd  46140  45.00

lgrd  43800  45.00

lgrd  45920  42.50

lgrd  34940  40.00

**I bought a chicken to make sandwiches. It doesn’t. It poops on the floor.
** So if a cow doesn’t produce milk, is it a milk dud, or an udder failure.

Thursday August 13, 2020

90 Loads 

Good size run of hay for today’s sale.  Quality being lower than last week.  Market was lower on alfalfa and grass with grass off by $5 and alfalfa steady to a little lower.  Limited interest on straw.  Cornstalks sold well.

We now have the option available for you to buy select loads of hay through our website. The loads can be viewed on our website under the “Hay for Sale” tab.

 

 

------ALFALFA-30------

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

3x3   56640 140.00   

3x3   45240 140.00 2nd

3x4   56380 155.00 2nd

3x4   50140  75.00 1st

lgrd  58160 175.00 3rd

lgrd  55660 165.00 1st

lgrd  53780 165.00   

lgrd  21540 135.00 1st-new

lgrd  47800 132.50 1st

lgrd  19040 132.50   

lgrd  50560 132.50 3rd

lgrd  50260 132.50 3rd

lgrd  47640 132.50 2nd

lgrd  50360 132.50 3rd

lgrd  50900 130.00 3rd

lgrd  46980 130.00 3rd

lgrd  58660 125.00 1st

lgrd  58660 125.00 1st

lgrd  52880 125.00 2nd

lgrd  46480 125.00 1st

lgrd  47300 125.00 1st

lgrd  52980 125.00 3rd

lgrd  49360 125.00 2nd

lgrd  43700 120.00 3rd

lgrd  42660 120.00 3rd

lgrd  59060 120.00 1st

lgrd  42340 110.00 3rd

lgrd  47780 105.00 1st

lgrd  56300  85.00 2nd

lgrd  28080  75.00 1st-new

-------GRASS-42-------

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

lgrd  47180 125.00 2nd

lgrd  51520 120.00   

lgrd  45160 112.50   

lgrd  20240  97.50   

lgrd  46520  97.50 1st

lgrd  36680  95.00   

lgrd  49280  90.00   

lgrd  45140  87.50   

lgrd  44760  85.00   

lgrd  42480  85.00   

lgrd  42060  85.00   

lgrd  35980  85.00   

lgrd  48660  85.00   

lgrd  44940  82.50   

lgrd  34580  82.50   

lgrd  41660  80.00   

lgrd  48980  80.00   

lgrd  43580  77.50   

lgrd  41640  77.50   

lgrd  54640  77.50   

lgrd  39260  77.50   

lgrd  49100  77.50   

lgrd  40960  77.50   

lgrd  43040  77.50   

lgrd  25310  77.50   

lgrd  40940  77.50   

lgrd  54000  77.50   

lgrd  45900  75.00   

lgrd  40440  75.00   

lgrd  46500  75.00   

lgrd  45180  75.00   

lgrd  39120  72.50   

lgrd  45460  72.50   

lgrd  29440  72.50   

lgrd  57260  70.00   

lgrd  54740  70.00   

lgrd  43480  70.00   

lgrd  50440  70.00   

lgrd  41940  67.50-oat   

lgrd  46700  65.00   

lgrd   2100  47.50   

smsq   7520 150.00

lgrd   42400   75.00  

**I bought a chicken to make sandwiches. It doesn’t. It poops on the floor.
** So if a cow doesn’t produce milk, is it a milk dud, or an udder failure.