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
3 Aug 2021
143,00 160,00 0,00%
27 Jul 2021
143,00 160,00 +2,02%
20 Jul 2021
140,00 157,00 +1,71%
13 Jul 2021
140,00 152,00 0,00%
6 Jul 2021
140,00 152,00 0,00%
29 Jun 2021
140,00 152,00 0,00%
22 Jun 2021
140,00 152,00 0,00%
15 Jun 2021
140,00 152,00 0,00%
8 Jun 2021
140,00 152,00 0,00%
1 Jun 2021
140,00 152,00 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.
€/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 +2,36% +8,60%
September 114 155 135 148 180 155 140
October 114 153 135 149 184 155 140
November 114 155 135 175 185 155 148
December 114 157 135 189 185 155 151
Gen - Aug 97 141 135 137 193 159 151 151
Change (1) -30,08% +45,55% -4,05% +1,79% +40,66% -17,55% -5,20% +0,21%
Gen-Dic 102 145 135 146 189 158 149
Change (1) -30,86% +42,06% -7,09% +8,20% +29,60% -16,61% -5,84%
Source: 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

Pressed first crop hay

Weekly
Survey date
Pressed first crop hay
€ / Ton
Min Max ± on prev. price
3 Aug 2021
112,00 122,00 +4,00%
27 Jul 2021
110,00 115,00 0,00%
20 Jul 2021
110,00 115,00 +4,65%
13 Jul 2021
105,00 110,00 0,00%
6 Jul 2021
105,00 110,00 0,00%
29 Jun 2021
105,00 110,00 0,00%
22 Jun 2021
n.q. n.q. -
15 Jun 2021
n.q. n.q. -
8 Jun 2021
n.q. n.q. -
1 Jun 2021
n.q. n.q. -
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 n.q. - -
June 97,50 108,00 87,25 88,75 107,14 113,33 110,00 107,50 0,00% -2,27%
July 99,00 115,50 94,00 97,25 110,50 116,00 107,50 110,00 +2,33% +2,33%
August 113,50 127,67 94,00 105,00 125,00 122,00 107,50 117,00 +6,36% +8,84%
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 - Aug 89,12 115,94 88,09 99,07 153,10 126,56 119,48 127,00
Change (1) -27,68% +30,10% -24,02% +12,47% +54,53% -17,33% -5,59% +6,29%
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
3 Aug 2021
175,00 200,00 0,00%
27 Jul 2021
175,00 200,00 0,00%
20 Jul 2021
175,00 200,00 +2,74%
13 Jul 2021
175,00 190,00 0,00%
6 Jul 2021
175,00 190,00 0,00%
29 Jun 2021
175,00 190,00 0,00%
22 Jun 2021
175,00 190,00 0,00%
15 Jun 2021
175,00 190,00 0,00%
8 Jun 2021
175,00 190,00 0,00%
1 Jun 2021
175,00 190,00 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.
€/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 147 203 190 201 225 208 205 188 +1,35% -8,54%
September 147 205 190 203 228 210 205
October 148 207 190 205 228 210 201
November 148 209 198 215 230 210 203
December 147 211 198 221 238 212 205
Gen - Aug 132 194 196 197 220 221 213 195
Change (1) -15,89% +46,69% +0,97% +0,48% +11,59% +0,27% -3,54% -8,33%
Gen-Dic 137 199 195 202 224 217 209
Change (1) -15,40% +44,56% -1,69% +3,24% +10,90% -2,94% -3,48%
Source: 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

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   29 Jul 2021
45,38 48,75 -
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