Current prices for premium-quality alfalfa hay range from $100 to more than $300/ton, reflecting the wide variation in available supplies around the country. For more on the hay supply and price situation, see our story, 'Hay Scramble Intensifies.'

These prices were gathered by USDA in late July and early August. Figures followed by (D) are delivered prices. All others are at the farm. Pellet prices are for bulk sales.