As of Oct. 28 hay prices are steady to stronger. Lesser-quality hay has an extreme range. Visit farmertofarmer.uwex.edu to find or sell hay. There is no charge for the service.
Prices for oat, barley or wheat straw are strong for all packages. Small-square bales averaged $4.10 a bale with a range of $1.50 to $6. Large-square bales averaged $67 per bale with a wide range of $40 to $110. Large-round bales averaged $58 per bale with a range of $47 to $70.