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.

June 29, 2017 
106 loads.
Market was called steady to lower on the alfalfa. Grass was called steady to lower on top quality.
If you are interested in small square straw bales, please contact Paul 712.470.1274.
ALFALFA: 60

SIZE    LBS      $/TON CUT
smsq   3700    110.00
3x3   55400     130.00 2nd
3x3   51940     125.00 new
3x3   49120     120.00 new
3x3   49040     120.00 new
3x3   46960     117.50 new
3x3   43780     110.00 2nd
3x3   45180     102.50 2nd
3x3   52740     100.00 2nd
3x3   52060     92.50 new
3x3   45940     87.50 4th
3x3   44000     77.50 4th
3x4   51940     112.50 new
3x4   51640     90.00 new
3x4   50460     90.00 new
3x4   22480     87.50 3rd
3x4   30480     87.50 3rd
lgrd   57920    140.00 4th
lgrd   57640    120.00 2nd
lgrd   48060    115.00 1st
lgrd   49400    115.00 new
lgrd   53220    115.00 new
lgrd   33800    112.50 new
lgrd   48460    112.50 new
lgrd   53100    112.50 new
lgrd   51400    112.50 new
lgrd   50380    110.00 1st
lgrd   52940    110.00 new
lgrd   52200    110.00 new
lgrd   53780    105.00 new
lgrd   49480    105.00
lgrd   51600    102.50 new
lgrd   46860    102.50 2nd
lgrd   51680    102.50 new
lgrd   18420    100.00
lgrd   47960    100.00 new
lgrd   44380    100.00 new
lgrd   19120    97.50 new
lgrd   40240    97.50 5th
lgrd   48760    95.00 new
lgrd   58260    95.00
lgrd   25000    95.00 2nd
lgrd   45640    95.00 4th
lgrd   51000    92.50 new
lgrd   60920    92.50 new
lgrd   92.50 new
lgrd   46660    90.00 5th
lgrd   50080    90.00 new
lgrd   47940    90.00 new
lgrd   47320    90.00 new
lgrd   48920    87.50 new
lgrd   51860    87.50 3rd
lgrd   85.00
lgrd   44740    80.00 5th
lgrd   52480    80.00 new
lgrd   42140    80.00 new
lgrd   32780    77.50 2nd
lgrd   43280    77.50 2nd
lgrd   75.00

Grass: 38

SIZE    LBS    $/TON
3x3   16730   127.50
3x4   45820   90.00
lgrd   50220   125.00
lgrd   52280   120.00 new
lgrd   52060   117.50 new
lgrd   51820   107.50 new
lgrd   20300   105.00 new
lgrd   18620   105.00
lgrd   53860   95.00 new
lgrd   47240   95.00
lgrd   21580   95.00
lgrd   53800   92.50 new
lgrd   41280   92.50
lgrd   52800   90.00
lgrd   55230   90.00
lgrd                 90.00 new
lgrd   51860   90.00 new
lgrd   56360   87.50 new
lgrd   16340   85.00
lgrd   51140   85.00 new
lgrd   53540   82.50 new
lgrd                 82.50 new
lgrd   57900   82.50 new
lgrd   49020   82.50
lgrd   54700   80.00 new
lgrd   58400   80.00 new
lgrd   39760   77.50 new
lgrd   48860   77.50
lgrd   45180   77.50
lgrd   55040   75.00 new
lgrd   41100   75.00
lgrd   49740   75.00
lgrd   10240   72.50 new
lgrd   42560   72.50
lgrd   48720   70.00
lgrd   47840   67.50
lgrd   11920   65.00
lgrd   40060   60.00 new

Reporter is interviewing a 104-year-old woman: *And what do you think is the best thing about being 104?* the reporter
asked. She simply replied, *No peer pressure.*

 

Growing your own tomatoes is the best
way to devote 3 months of your life to
saving $2.17.

Monday, January 30, 2017
46 loads.


The market was steady today.
Quality was generally lower.


ALFALFA: 17

SIZE  LBS    $/Ton Cut
3x3   49960 105.00 2nd
3x3   62500 105.00 3rd
3x3   49320 97.50 3rd
3x3   45760 97.50 2nd
3x3   64120 95.00 1st
3x3   23260 77.50 3rd
lgrd   85.00 2/3/4
lgrd   35080 85.00 2nd
lgrd   45820 80.00 2nd
lgrd   50340 80.00 1st
lgrd   53480 77.50 3rd
lgrd   37260 67.50 1st
lgrd   52880 67.50 2/3
lgrd   21340 65.00 2nd
lgrd   44400 65.00 2nd
lgrd   51980 60.00
lgrd   51220 55.00 1st

GRASS: 19

SIZE  LBS     $/Ton
lgrd   16760 110.00
lgrd   48540 110.00
lgrd   47040 107.50
lgrd   48900 105.00
lgrd   47640 95.00
lgrd   47480 90.00
lgrd   46080 90.00
lgrd   46420 90.00
lgrd   25780 87.50
lgrd   47600 85.00
lgrd   48440 82.50
lgrd   51740 77.50
lgrd   49400 77.50
lgrd   6660 72.50
lgrd   55980 70.00
lgrd   44180 67.50
lgrd   53220 67.50
lgrd   55120 60.00
lgrd   42280 20.00


It was an emotional wedding we attended this weekend. Even the cake was in tiers. (Ralph Vander Kooy) William joined the army, but he became very concerned when he heard the command, *Fire at will!* (R. Smit)

Monday, January 30, 2017
46 loads.


The market was steady today.
Quality was generally lower.


MIXED: 2

SIZE  LBS    $/Ton Cut
lgrd   23940 85.00
lgrd   48440 75.00

STRAW: 2

SIZE  LBS    $/Ton Cut
lgrd   43020 72.50
lgrd   59030 25.00

CORNSTALKS: 6

SIZE  LBS     $/Ton
lgrd   20480 45.00
lgrd   46080 45.00
lgrd   43580 42.50
lgrd   19500 42.50
lgrd   44460 42.50
lgrd   44820 42.50


It was an emotional wedding we attended this weekend. Even the cake was in tiers. (Ralph Vander Kooy) William joined the army, but he became very concerned when he heard the command, *Fire at will!* (R. Smit)

Monday, February 29, 2016
39 loads


Market was steady today.  Nicer weather has made the hay yard more pleasant.

MARK YOUR CALENDAR:
Annual Hay Day for 2016 is set for March 31, 2016.  Details are found on the HOME page of the website.

Remember this will be auctioned Thurs: 1986 utility flatbed; tandem axle with extensions. About 49 ft. long by 102 wide.  Spring ride.  Needs some repairs on right side springs &  cross members that need to be fixed. Questions?  Call Paul 712-470-1274.


CORNSTALKS: 10

SIZE  LBS    $/Ton
3x4   49780 40.00
lgrd   60500 47.50
lgrd   50000 47.50
lgrd   53920 40.00
lgrd   57040 40.00
lgrd   43980 40.00
lgrd   49740 40.00
lgrd   44140 40.00
lgrd   39120 37.50
lgrd   47120 35.00

MIXED: 2

SIZE  LBS   $/Ton
lgrd    1120 100.00
lgrd   52080  80.00

STRAW: 4

SIZE  LBS    $/Ton
3x3   42720 45.00
3x3   41050 40.00
3x4   35740 57.50
3x4   45540 62.50


Today Frank and Ernest say about Feb. 2016, Monday 29 - *It*s just cruel adding an extra day to election years!*
Sign on the back of a Septic Tank Truck *Caution - this truck is full of Political Promises.*