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 (description here):
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.

Pressed lucerne hay

Weekly
Survey date
Pressed lucerne hay
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
4 May 2021
146,00 158,00 0,00%
27 Apr 2021
146,00 158,00 0,00%
20 Apr 2021
146,00 158,00 -0,33%
13 Apr 2021
146,00 159,00 0,00%
6 Apr 2021
146,00 159,00 0,00%
30 Mar 2021
146,00 159,00 0,00%
23 Mar 2021
146,00 159,00 0,00%
16 Mar 2021
146,00 159,00 -1,93%
9 Mar 2021
149,00 162,00 0,00%
2 Mar 2021
149,00 162,00 0,00%
Source: 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.
€/kg
2006 2011 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 % on prev. month % on 2020
January 96,50 137,75 139,00 135,00 203,13 184,50 155,75 154,25 +2,49% -0,96%
February 96,50 147,25 135,00 135,00 212,50 181,25 158,00 155,50 +0,81% -1,58%
March 94,25 148,30 134,50 135,00 217,50 165,00 158,00 153,70 -1,16% -2,72%
April 93,17 136,75 134,50 135,00 216,43 157,00 156,75 152,25 -0,94% -2,87%
May 91,90 132,50 134,50 135,00 - 152,00 149,75 152,00 -0,16% +1,50%
June 92,25 132,50 131,25 137,50 150,00 142,50 142,50
July 96,00 140,00 135,00 141,50 157,00 140,40 139,50
August 111,83 152,17 135,00 146,33 177,50 153,00 139,50
September 113,50 154,50 135,00 148,00 180,00 155,00 139,50
October 113,50 152,75 135,00 149,00 184,17 155,00 140,13
November 113,50 154,63 135,00 175,13 185,00 155,00 147,75
December 113,50 157,25 135,00 189,17 185,00 155,00 150,50
Gen - May 94,46 140,50 135,50 135,00 212,26 167,43 155,76 153,81
Change (1) -30,77% +48,73% -3,56% -0,37% +57,23% -21,12% -6,97% -1,26%
Gen-Dic 102,20 145,18 134,89 145,96 189,16 157,73 148,52
Change (1) -30,86% +42,06% -7,09% +8,20% +29,60% -16,61% -5,84%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereali, farine, germi, oli, sottoprodotti e foraggi (Cod. 1550)
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

Pressed first crop hay

Weekly
Survey date
Pressed first crop hay
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
4 May 2021
n.q. n.q. -
27 Apr 2021
127,00 137,00 0,00%
20 Apr 2021
127,00 137,00 0,00%
13 Apr 2021
127,00 137,00 0,00%
6 Apr 2021
127,00 137,00 0,00%
30 Mar 2021
127,00 137,00 0,00%
23 Mar 2021
127,00 137,00 0,00%
16 Mar 2021
127,00 137,00 -2,22%
9 Mar 2021
130,00 140,00 0,00%
2 Mar 2021
130,00 140,00 0,00%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1530 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/kg
2006 2011 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 % on prev. month % on 2020
January 82,50 115,25 88,50 101,00 174,38 139,00 125,00 131,25 +2,94% +5,00%
February 82,50 122,25 86,50 101,00 184,00 137,38 126,13 134,38 +2,38% +6,54%
March 80,25 122,80 86,00 101,00 190,00 129,50 126,50 133,20 -0,87% +5,30%
April 79,17 111,25 86,00 101,00 190,00 125,00 126,50 132,00 -0,90% +4,35%
May 78,50 108,00 78,75 101,00 - - 119,00
June 97,50 108,00 87,25 88,75 107,14 113,33 110,00
July 99,00 115,50 94,00 97,25 110,50 116,00 107,50
August 113,50 127,67 94,00 105,00 125,00 122,00 107,50
September 114,50 126,25 94,00 108,00 127,50 123,20 108,10
October 114,50 124,75 96,00 112,00 133,33 125,00 113,75
November 113,25 127,25 101,00 141,88 138,25 125,00 123,25
December 113,00 131,00 101,00 160,00 138,50 125,00 127,50
Gen - Apr 81,11 118,18 86,80 101,00 183,82 133,82 126,06 132,74
Change (1) -38,07% +45,71% -26,55% +16,36% +82,00% -27,20% -5,80% +5,30%
Gen-Dic 97,35 119,65 91,48 109,64 145,29 125,68 118,80
Change (1) -26,45% +22,91% -23,55% +19,86% +32,52% -13,50% -5,47%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1530 )
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

Dehydrated lucerne in bales

Weekly
Survey date
Dehydrated lucerne in bales
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
4 May 2021
185,00 200,00 -0,52%
27 Apr 2021
186,00 201,00 0,00%
20 Apr 2021
186,00 201,00 -0,77%
13 Apr 2021
186,00 204,00 0,00%
6 Apr 2021
186,00 204,00 0,00%
30 Mar 2021
186,00 204,00 0,00%
23 Mar 2021
186,00 204,00 -2,50%
16 Mar 2021
191,00 209,00 0,00%
9 Mar 2021
191,00 209,00 -4,76%
2 Mar 2021
201,00 219,00 0,00%
Source: Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1525 )
Prices refer to full wagon/truck/tank shipment - ex Milan (North of Italy), packing and VAT excluded, product not damaged.
€/kg
2006 2011 2016 2017 2018 2019 2020 2021 % on prev. month % on 2020
January 135,00 182,50 202,50 197,50 224,38 237,50 212,88 208,75 +1,83% -1,94%
February 135,00 188,75 202,50 197,50 228,13 237,50 214,00 210,00 +0,60% -1,87%
March 131,13 198,80 202,50 197,50 230,00 227,00 215,00 200,00 -4,76% -6,98%
April 128,17 194,50 202,50 197,50 228,57 225,71 218,88 194,25 -2,88% -11,25%
May 125,70 190,60 189,17 194,17 220,00 221,43 216,88 192,50 -0,90% -11,24%
June 126,00 198,75 188,75 195,00 205,00 206,25 210,25
July 131,75 200,00 190,00 197,50 206,00 201,00 205,00
August 147,00 202,50 190,00 200,83 225,00 207,50 205,00
September 147,00 204,50 190,00 202,50 227,50 210,00 204,60
October 147,60 206,50 190,00 204,50 227,50 210,00 201,25
November 147,50 208,50 197,50 215,00 230,00 210,00 202,50
December 147,00 210,63 197,50 220,83 237,50 211,67 205,00
Gen - May 131,00 191,36 200,28 196,94 226,86 230,16 215,50 202,47
Change (1) -16,52% +46,08% +4,66% -1,66% +15,19% +1,45% -6,37% -6,05%
Gen-Dic 137,40 198,63 195,28 201,61 223,60 217,02 209,47
Change (1) -15,40% +44,56% -1,69% +3,24% +10,90% -2,94% -3,48%
Source: Milan Chamber of Commerce, cereals, flours, germs, oils, by-products and fodder (Cod. 1525 )
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

Chopped corn (Brescia Chamber of Commerce)

Weekly
Survey date
Food for livestock - Farm gate chopped corn
(30% dry matter and 30% starch)
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
Thursday   10 Sep 2020
35,30 37,30 0,00%
Thursday   3 Sep 2020
35,30 37,30 0,00%
Thursday   27 Aug 2020
35,30 37,30 -1,89%
Thursday   20 Aug 2020
36,00 38,00 -1,33%
Thursday   6 Aug 2020
36,40 38,60 +0,54%
Thursday   30 Jul 2020
36,30 38,30 +0,81%
Thursday   23 Jul 2020
36,00 38,00 -
Thursday   22 Aug 2019
36,00 39,00 0,00%
Thursday   1 Aug 2019
36,00 39,00 -
Thursday   30 Aug 2018
35,00 38,00 0,00%
Thursday   23 Aug 2018
35,00 38,00 0,00%
Thursday   2 Aug 2018
35,00 38,00 +1,39%
Thursday   26 Jul 2018
35,00 37,00 -
Thursday   31 Aug 2017
33,00 36,00 -5,48%
Thursday   24 Aug 2017
35,00 38,00 0,00%
Thursday   3 Aug 2017
35,00 38,00 0,00%
Thursday   27 Jul 2017
35,00 38,00 0,00%
Thursday   20 Jul 2017
35,00 38,00 -
Thursday   1 Sep 2016
33,50 37,50 0,00%
Thursday   25 Aug 2016
33,50 37,50 0,00%
Thursday   4 Aug 2016
33,50 37,50 0,00%
Thursday   28 Jul 2016
33,50 37,50 -
Thursday   3 Sep 2015
31,00 35,00 0,00%
Thursday   27 Aug 2015
31,00 35,00 -2,94%
Thursday   20 Aug 2015
32,00 36,00 -4,23%
Thursday   30 Jul 2015
33,00 38,00 0,00%
Thursday   23 Jul 2015
34,00 37,00 -
Saturday   6 Sep 2014
32,00 35,00 -8,22%
Saturday   30 Aug 2014
35,00 38,00 -2,67%
Saturday   23 Aug 2014
35,00 40,00 -3,85%
Saturday   2 Aug 2014
35,00 43,00 +1,30%
Saturday   26 Jul 2014
35,00 42,00 -
Saturday   19 Oct 2013
38,00 47,00 0,00%
Saturday   12 Oct 2013
38,00 47,00 0,00%
Saturday   5 Oct 2013
38,00 47,00 0,00%
Saturday   28 Sep 2013
38,00 47,00 0,00%
Saturday   21 Sep 2013
38,00 47,00 0,00%
Saturday   14 Sep 2013
40,00 45,00 0,00%
Saturday   7 Sep 2013
40,00 45,00 0,00%
Saturday   31 Aug 2013
40,00 45,00 -
Source: Brescia Chamber of Commerce
We are working on data to transition from EU-28 to EU-27