East Texas Ag News: This week’s hay prices

East Texas Ag News: This week’s hay prices

EAST TEXAS (KLTV/KTRE) - Due to the recent Christmas holidays, there are no cattle numbers.

But in your hay news, all hay classes traded fully steady as the 2018 year closes out.

The USDA weekly Texas Hay Report claims demand was good on limited to moderate supply.

A variety of hay continued to be contracted and bought out to meet demands of dairies, feed yards and livestock owners.

Coastal Bermuda has become difficult to find as well as the freight to get it to the panhandle tacks on costs.

Producers in east, north and South Texas report there may be a shortage due to army worms, early frosts and rain hampering their 4th cutting.

For the latest, local Ag news, you can always click over to ETXAgNews.com.

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