Table 11--Hay: Average prices received by farmers, United States (dollars per ton)
Commodity and mkt
yr 1/
 
May
 
Jun
 
Jul
 
Aug
 
Sep
 
Oct
 
Nov
 
Dec
 
Jan
 
Feb
 
Mar
 
Apr
Wt
avg 2/
All hay
2004/05
102.00
95.60
92.20
92.20
91.40
92.80
88.70
86.00
87.80
88.20
92.60
99.40
92.00
2005/06
108.00
100.00
99.70
99.70
99.00
97.70
91.70
91.30
91.00
95.80
97.50
105.00
98.20
2006/07
111.00
108.00
107.00
106.00
108.00
109.00
109.00
110.00
109.00
113.00
119.00
124.00
110.00
2007/08
131.00
126.00
125.00
124.00
127.00
128.00
129.00
127.00
126.00
129.00
133.00
135.00
127.00
2008/09
165.00
162.00
163.00
163.00
161.00
156.00
149.00
138.00
135.00
131.00
129.00
126.00
152.00
2009/10
126.00
117.00
111.00
104.00
105.00
105.00
105.00
105.00
106.00
104.00
107.00
108.00
108.00
2010/11
113.00
112.00
111.00
110.00
112.00
111.00
110.00
111.00
112.00
116.00
126.00
143.00
114.00
2011/12
171.00
168.00
179.00
179.00
180.00
185.00
174.00
174.00
172.00
177.00
183.00
192.00
178.00
2012/13
192.00
180.00
179.00
183.00
185.00
191.00
190.00
189.00
188.00
192.00
195.00
195.00
187.00
2013/14
203.00
199.00
190.00
180.00
176.00
177.00
171.00
168.00
165.00
168.00
173.00
 
179.00
              
Alfalfa hay
2004/05
108.00
102.00
98.70
99.30
97.50
100.00
95.20
92.10
94.50
94.00
98.60
105.00
98.60
2005/06
114.00
106.00
105.00
108.00
106.00
105.00
97.60
96.60
95.10
98.40
100.00
108.00
104.00
2006/07
114.00
112.00
111.00
109.00
111.00
113.00
110.00
111.00
112.00
115.00
121.00
127.00
113.00
2007/08
142.00
137.00
136.00
135.00
135.00
136.00
136.00
135.00
136.00
138.00
144.00
146.00
137.00
2008/09
177.00
174.00
179.00
179.00
175.00
171.00
165.00
152.00
148.00
141.00
138.00
132.00
165.00
2009/10
133.00
122.00
116.00
109.00
109.00
109.00
109.00
109.00
111.00
110.00
113.00
112.00
113.00
2010/11
120.00
120.00
118.00
118.00
119.00
118.00
117.00
121.00
121.00
129.00
142.00
161.00
123.00
2011/12
191.00
185.00
198.00
196.00
198.00
204.00
193.00
195.00
193.00
194.00
200.00
210.00
196.00
2012/13
215.00
205.00
203.00
203.00
206.00
212.00
215.00
217.00
217.00
218.00
219.00
213.00
210.00
2013/14
221.00
220.00
209.00
200.00
194.00
193.00
188.00
187.00
185.00
188.00
191.00
 
197.00
              
Other hay
2004/05
79.70
75.90
74.80
71.90
74.30
73.80
73.50
72.40
73.30
74.20
77.80
81.80
74.60
2005/06
83.10
76.10
77.90
77.00
78.90
79.00
75.80
78.30
79.70
88.60
90.10
94.90
81.40
2006/07
101.00
95.80
94.90
96.20
99.50
101.00
106.00
107.00
104.00
108.00
115.00
115.00
102.00
2007/08
107.00
101.00
105.00
105.00
111.00
113.00
118.00
115.00
111.00
113.00
116.00
116.00
110.00
2008/09
131.00
126.00
124.00
121.00
121.00
118.00
113.00
109.00
110.00
108.00
110.00
111.00
118.00
2009/10
106.00
101.00
98.10
94.40
97.10
97.10
97.90
96.20
97.70
93.00
95.30
96.70
97.30
2010/11
94.40
95.10
98.20
95.10
96.80
96.00
97.80
96.00
97.30
95.80
99.50
105.00
97.00
2011/12
119.00
123.00
133.00
135.00
129.00
133.00
124.00
131.00
132.00
142.00
147.00
146.00
132.00
2012/13
138.00
130.00
135.00
141.00
140.00
144.00
144.00
142.00
146.00
151.00
152.00
157.00
142.00
2013/14
153.00
147.00
149.00
140.00
136.00
141.00
135.00
130.00
130.00
129.00
137.00
 
139.00
              
1/ Dry. May-April.
2/ U.S. season-average price based on monthly price received by farmers weighted by monthly marketings.
Source: USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Agricultural Prices.
Date run: 4/11/2014