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Prices of livestock foods: fodder and by-products

This page contains the wholesale prices for fodder and by-products , recorded weekly by the Milan Chamber of Commerce with regard to the following products: The prices recorded over the last ten weeks are listed in the table, while the graph to the side illustrates price trends over the last three years.

The graph below shows the historical comparison between the prices of the foods considered.
Survey date
Food for livestock - Fodder and by-products -
Pressed lucerne hay
€ per Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
Tuesday   19 Oct 2021
159,00 174,00 +3,10%
Tuesday   12 Oct 2021
154,00 169,00 +3,19%
Tuesday   5 Oct 2021
149,00 164,00 0,00%
Tuesday   28 Sep 2021
149,00 164,00 +2,62%
Tuesday   21 Sep 2021
145,00 160,00 0,00%
Tuesday   14 Sep 2021
145,00 160,00 0,00%
Tuesday   7 Sep 2021
145,00 160,00 0,00%
Tuesday   31 Aug 2021
145,00 160,00 +0,66%
Tuesday   24 Aug 2021
143,00 160,00 0,00%
Tuesday   3 Aug 2021
143,00 160,00 0,00%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 1550 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
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Pressed lucerne hay


€/ton
2006 2011 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 % on prev. month % on 2020
January 97 138 139 135 203 185 156 154 +2,49% -0,96%
February 97 147 135 135 213 181 158 156 +0,81% -1,58%
March 94 148 135 135 218 165 158 154 -1,16% -2,72%
April 93 137 135 135 216 157 157 152 -0,94% -2,87%
May 92 133 135 135 - 152 150 150 -1,81% -0,17%
June 92 133 131 138 150 143 143 146 -2,34% +2,46%
July 96 140 135 142 157 140 140 148 +1,37% +6,09%
August 112 152 135 146 178 153 140 152 +2,59% +8,84%
September 114 155 135 148 180 155 140 154 +1,10% +10,04%
October 114 153 135 149 184 155 140 162 +5,21% +15,25%
November 114 155 135 175 185 155 148
December 114 157 135 189 185 155 151
Jan - Oct 100 143 135 140 190 158 148 152
Change (1) -29,94% +43,17% -5,74% +3,65% +35,91% -16,74% -6,19% +2,60%
Jan - Dec 102 145 135 146 189 158 149
Change (1) -30,86% +42,06% -7,09% +8,20% +29,60% -16,61% -5,84%
Milan Chamber of Commerce
The average monthly price is calculated on the weekly quotes.
1) change from the same period of previous year , except for years 2006, 2011, 2016, where the change is from the same period 5 years ago
  = min price
= max price
Survey date
Food for livestock - Fodder and by-products -
Pressed first crop hay
€ per Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
Tuesday   19 Oct 2021
135,00 145,00 +9,38%
Tuesday   12 Oct 2021
123,00 133,00 +4,07%
Tuesday   5 Oct 2021
118,00 128,00 0,00%
Tuesday   28 Sep 2021
118,00 128,00 +3,36%
Tuesday   21 Sep 2021
114,00 124,00 0,00%
Tuesday   14 Sep 2021
114,00 124,00 0,00%
Tuesday   7 Sep 2021
114,00 124,00 0,00%
Tuesday   31 Aug 2021
114,00 124,00 +1,71%
Tuesday   24 Aug 2021
112,00 122,00 0,00%
Tuesday   3 Aug 2021
112,00 122,00 +4,00%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 1530 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
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Pressed first crop hay


€/ton
2006 2011 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 % on prev. month % on 2020
January 83 115 89 101 174 139 125 131 +2,94% +5,00%
February 83 122 87 101 184 137 126 134 +2,38% +6,54%
March 80 123 86 101 190 130 127 133 -0,87% +5,30%
April 79 111 86 101 190 125 127 132 -0,90% +4,35%
May 79 108 79 101 - - 119 n.q. - -
June 98 108 87 89 107 113 110 108 0,00% -2,27%
July 99 116 94 97 111 116 108 110 +2,33% +2,33%
August 114 128 94 105 125 122 108 118 +6,97% +9,46%
September 115 126 94 108 128 123 108 120 +1,98% +11,01%
October 115 125 96 112 133 125 114 130 +8,61% +14,58%
November 113 127 101 142 138 125 123
December 113 131 101 160 139 125 128
Jan - Oct 94 118 90 102 147 126 117 126
Change (1) -25,95% +25,07% -23,92% +13,65% +44,02% -14,23% -6,62% +7,14%
Jan - Dec 97 120 91 110 145 126 119
Change (1) -26,45% +22,91% -23,55% +19,86% +32,52% -13,50% -5,47%
Milan Chamber of Commerce
The average monthly price is calculated on the weekly quotes.
1) change from the same period of previous year , except for years 2006, 2011, 2016, where the change is from the same period 5 years ago
  = min price
= max price
Survey date
Food for livestock - Fodder and by-products -
Dehydrated lucerne in bales
€ per Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
Tuesday   19 Oct 2021
201,00 226,00 +4,91%
Tuesday   12 Oct 2021
191,00 216,00 +3,83%
Tuesday   5 Oct 2021
181,00 211,00 0,00%
Tuesday   28 Sep 2021
181,00 211,00 +2,08%
Tuesday   21 Sep 2021
177,00 207,00 0,00%
Tuesday   14 Sep 2021
177,00 207,00 0,00%
Tuesday   7 Sep 2021
177,00 207,00 0,00%
Tuesday   31 Aug 2021
177,00 207,00 +1,05%
Tuesday   24 Aug 2021
175,00 205,00 +1,33%
Tuesday   3 Aug 2021
175,00 200,00 0,00%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 1525 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
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Dehydrated lucerne in bales


€/ton
2006 2011 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 % on prev. month % on 2020
January 135 183 203 198 224 238 213 209 +1,83% -1,94%
February 135 189 203 198 228 238 214 210 +0,60% -1,87%
March 131 199 203 198 230 227 215 200 -4,76% -6,98%
April 128 195 203 198 229 226 219 194 -2,88% -11,25%
May 126 191 189 194 220 221 217 189 -2,83% -12,97%
June 126 199 189 195 205 206 210 183 -3,31% -13,20%
July 132 200 190 198 206 201 205 185 +1,37% -9,76%
August 147 203 190 201 225 208 205 190 +2,61% -7,40%
September 147 205 190 203 228 210 205 193 +1,67% -5,67%
October 148 207 190 205 228 210 201 204 +5,87% +1,53%
November 148 209 198 215 230 210 203
December 147 211 198 221 238 212 205
Jan - Oct 135 197 195 199 222 218 211 195
Change (1) -14,96% +45,09% -0,83% +1,96% +11,63% -1,64% -3,46% -7,25%
Jan - Dec 137 199 195 202 224 217 209
Change (1) -15,40% +44,56% -1,69% +3,24% +10,90% -2,94% -3,48%
Milan Chamber of Commerce
The average monthly price is calculated on the weekly quotes.
1) change from the same period of previous year , except for years 2006, 2011, 2016, where the change is from the same period 5 years ago
  = min price
= max price