June 6, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight.If there’s one thing alfalfa hay growers have learned over the years, it’s that when dairies are profitable, it is...

May 23, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight. The first sale reported on new crop alfalfa hay in southwest Idaho last week was a 400-ton lot of Supreme alfalf...

May 9, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight.Alfalfa hay exports were higher in March to the two leading alfalfa hay export destinations for U.S. alfalfa. China, th...

April 25, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight.Last fall it appeared that early new crop alfalfa hay prices in California in 2017 could be up $20 to $30 from a year a...

April 11, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight. The abundant winter rains in California have lingered into the spring and are causing problems for the early 201...

March 28, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight.The California Department of Food and Agriculture Dairy Marketing Branch reported that alfalfa fed to milk cows in Cali...

March 14, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight. After production of winter alfalfa hay clippings in the Southern California and Arizona desert the past six week...

Feb. 28, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight. With the decline of alfalfa hay acres in Central California due to continued growth of almond and pistachio acre...

Feb. 14, 2017
Alfalfa hay exports from the Port of Long Beach to Saudi Arabia in December 2016 totaled 41,871 metric tons (MT), up 45 percent from the 28,791 MT in November and compares to 9,547 MT in December 2015...

Jan. 31, 2017
Seth HoytAuthor of The Hoyt Report, providing hay market analysis and insight.The heaviest snow in many years in Idaho and Utah has dramatically reduced feeder hay supplies in those two states. Las...