ATTENTION: WE ARE CURRENTLY HAVING MONDAY AND 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 Monday & Thursday @ 12:30p.m. Monday auctions are held November through April in addition to the year round Thursday sale.

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

Rock Valley Hay Report

Thursday January 25, 2024

100 Loads
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Today the market was steady to weaker on alfalfa and grass. The bedding was mostly steady.

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SIZE    LBS  $/TON

lgrd  54000  75.00

lgrd  36740  70.00

lgrd  53240  70.00

lgrd  42020  65.00

lgrd  41820  65.00

lgrd  43400  65.00

lgrd  38420  65.00

lgrd  46200  62.50

lgrd  45420  62.50

lgrd  44340  62.50

lgrd  45480  62.50

lgrd  41860  62.50

lgrd  35280  62.50

lgrd  45720  60.00

lgrd  48080  60.00

lgrd  47860  57.50

lgrd   2780  40.00

MIXED (ALFALFA/GRASS)-7

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

3x3   47020 155.00   

3x3   23700 150.00   

3x4   50820 150.00   

lgrd  60080 205.00 2nd

lgrd  55360 187.50   

lgrd  53880 185.00 

lgrd  44260 110.00   

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SIZE    LBS  $/TON

3x4   43100 145.00 WHEAT

3x4   43740 137.50 WHEAT

3x4   46380 135.00 WHEAT

3x4   51020 125.00

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They say making hay is difficult… I don’t know, it seems rather cut & dried….

**NEW SERVICE COMING**
Starting in September we will be offering ground hay delivered to your farm on live bottom trailers. Prices will depend on exactly what you want as far as Alfalfa, Grass, or Mixed Hay. For more details contact Paul 712-470-1274 or rockvalleyhay@gmail.com

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Rock Valley Hay Report

Thursday January 25, 2024

100 Loads
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Today the market was steady to weaker on alfalfa and grass. The bedding was mostly steady.

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------ALFALFA-31------

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

3x3   52020 252.50 4th

3x3   59820 192.50 2nd

3x3   54380 192.50   

3x3   58520 185.00   

3x3   58080 185.00   

3x4   48820 230.00 2nd

3x4   46320 175.00 2nd

3x4   47840 175.00 2nd

3x4   46380 175.00 1st

3x4   49400 155.00   

3x4   54440 150.00 2nd

3x4   54640 107.50   

3x4   52680 107.50 1st

lgrd  54640 210.00 3rd

lgrd  48620 200.00 2nd

lgrd  45020 200.00 2nd

lgrd  59840 192.50 3rd

lgrd  55840 192.50 1st

lgrd  56840 192.50   

lgrd  56920 185.00 3rd

lgrd  61690 185.00 1st

lgrd  55600 177.50 3rd

lgrd  54560 177.50 GROUND   

lgrd  52640 175.00 1st

lgrd  51220 172.50 2nd

lgrd  41840 172.50 1st

lgrd  54060 172.50 2nd GROUND

lgrd  50400 172.50 2nd

lgrd  53860 170.00 2nd

lgrd  51350 170.00 1st

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SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

3x3   44200 162.50   

3x4   39040 115.00   

lgrd  48640 200.00   

lgrd  52440 200.00   

lgrd  47060 192.50   

lgrd  47540 190.00   

lgrd  48660 187.50   

lgrd  35360 182.50   

lgrd  52780 180.00   

lgrd  48000 175.00   

lgrd  49540 170.00 1st

lgrd  44480 170.00   

lgrd  45920 170.00   

lgrd  45920 167.50   

lgrd  41880 165.00   

lgrd  44980 165.00   

lgrd  57840 165.00   

lgrd  59260 165.00   

lgrd  48420 165.00   

lgrd  57780 157.50   

lgrd  45720 157.50   

lgrd  50040 155.00   

lgrd  45360 155.00   

lgrd  31700 152.50   

lgrd  33500 152.50   

lgrd  57680 152.50   

lgrd  52580 150.00   

lgrd  50800 150.00   

lgrd  38600 150.00   

lgrd  58860 150.00   

lgrd  55060 150.00   

lgrd  50440 147.50   

lgrd  44540 145.00   

lgrd  42460 145.00   

lgrd  29320 142.50   

lgrd  56160 142.50   

lgrd  46260 140.00   

lgrd  47940 127.50   

lgrd  38800 115.00   

lgrd  56600 107.50   

lgrd  56960  25.00   

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They say making hay is difficult… I don’t know, it seems rather cut & dried….

**NEW SERVICE COMING**
Starting in September we will be offering ground hay delivered to your farm on live bottom trailers. Prices will depend on exactly what you want as far as Alfalfa, Grass, or Mixed Hay. For more details contact Paul 712-470-1274 or rockvalleyhay@gmail.com

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Rock Valley Hay Report

Monday January 22, 2024

36 Loads
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Market was generally steady on a lighter test.

**NEW SERVICE COMING**
Starting in September we will be offering ground hay delivered to your farm on live bottom trailers. Prices will depend on exactly what you want as far as Alfalfa, Grass, or Mixed Hay. For more details contact Paul 712-470-1274 or rockvalleyhay@gmail.com

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MIXED (ALFALFA/GRASS)-4

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

3x3   37680 137.50   

lgrd  61880 195.00    

lgrd  44100 175.00   

lgrd  51500 167.50   

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SIZE    LBS  $/TON

3x4   41440 145.00 BARLEY

3x4   46920 142.50 WHEAT

3x4   42440  65.00 WHEAT

-----CORNSTALKS-2-----

SIZE    LBS  $/TON

lgrd  41340  70.00

lgrd  49800  70.00

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Studies show that cows produce more milk when the farmer talks to them. It’s a case of “in one ear and out the udder”.

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Rock Valley Hay Report

Monday January 22, 2024

36 Loads
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Market was generally steady on a lighter test.

**NEW SERVICE COMING**
Starting in September we will be offering ground hay delivered to your farm on live bottom trailers. Prices will depend on exactly what you want as far as Alfalfa, Grass, or Mixed Hay. For more details contact Paul 712-470-1274 or rockvalleyhay@gmail.com

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------ALFALFA-12------

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

3x3   58260 205.00   

3x3   58560 202.50   

3x3   53440 202.50   

3x3   43000 187.50   

3x4   58040 190.00 2nd

lgrd  40600 202.50 2nd

lgrd  32140 200.00 3rd

lgrd  51200 200.00 2nd

lgrd  58360 195.00 2nd

lgrd  37780 180.00   

lgrd  69660 175.00 3rd

smsq   2720 225.00 3rd

-------GRASS-15-------

SIZE    LBS  $/TON CUT

3x4   60960 145.00   

lgrd  53760 200.00   

lgrd  48740 185.00   

lgrd  48320 182.50   

lgrd  49840 180.00   

lgrd  54140 175.00   

lgrd  51140 170.00   

lgrd  51440 170.00   

lgrd  50240 170.00   

lgrd  31980 145.00   

lgrd  45960 142.50   

lgrd  45360 142.50   

lgrd  54860 142.50   

lgrd  49300 135.00   

lgrd  58720  60.00 BEAN STUB  

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Studies show that cows produce more milk when the farmer talks to them. It’s a case of “in one ear and out the udder”.

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