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Northwest Iowa Dairy Outlooks

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Rock Valley Hay Auction for Monday, Feb 27, 2017

Receipts:  32 loads    Last Week:  31 loads    Year Ago:   39 Loads

Compared to last week:  Market was sharply lower with quality average to poor.

One load Small Squares equals approximately 5 tons; Large Squares and Large Rounds range from 10-25 tons per load.

Alfalfa:  Good:  Large Squares, 1 load 95.00.  Fair:  Large Squares, 6 loads 70.00-77.50; Large Rounds, 9 loads 65.00-82.50.

Alfalfa/Grass Mixed:  Fair:  Large Rounds, 2 loads 60.00-77.50.

Grass:  Good:  Small Squares, 1 load 90.00.  Fair:  Large Squares, 1 laod 70.00; Large Rounds, 4 loads 65.00-85.00.  Utility:  Large Rounds, 2 loads 55.00-62.50.

Straw:  Large Rounds, 1 load 70.00.

Corn Stalks:  Large Rounds, 4 loads 35.00-45.00, mostly 40.00-45.00.

Bean Stubble:  Large Rounds, 1 load 35.00.

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