Table 10--Barley and oats: Average prices received by farmers, United States (million bushels)
Commodity and
mkt yr 1/
Jun
Jul
Aug
Sep
Oct
Nov
Dec
Jan
Feb
Mar
Apr
May
Wt avg 2/
All barley
2005/06
2.54
2.37
2.50
2.36
2.41
2.58
2.48
2.42
2.55
2.70
2.65
2.97
2.53
2006/07
2.77
2.71
2.70
2.53
2.76
2.92
2.93
3.03
3.09
3.11
3.07
3.12
2.85
2007/08
3.30
3.46
3.55
4.05
4.53
4.31
4.44
4.35
4.38
4.18
4.56
4.52
4.02
2008/09
4.78
5.12
5.46
5.97
5.73
5.44
5.49
5.34
4.99
5.03
4.84
4.59
5.37
2009/10
4.70
5.09
5.17
4.78
4.41
4.46
4.54
4.68
4.53
4.22
4.08
4.25
4.66
2010/11
3.64
3.79
3.69
3.61
3.73
3.86
3.86
3.86
3.95
4.29
4.41
4.15
3.86
2011/12
4.65
5.07
5.27
5.45
5.51
5.44
5.46
5.44
5.41
5.34
5.69
5.72
5.35
2012/13
5.52
6.25
6.54
6.42
6.49
6.49
6.44
6.41
6.48
6.49
6.30
6.45
6.43
2013/14
6.35
6.38
6.15
5.88
5.94
6.20
6.11
6.04
5.94
5.94
5.90
5.94
6.06
2014/15
6.01
5.62
5.29
         
4.45-5.25
              
Feed barley
2005/06
1.91
1.88
1.77
1.84
1.81
1.91
1.76
1.94
1.83
1.80
1.81
2.45
1.87
2006/07
2.08
2.04
2.06
2.31
2.68
2.84
2.79
3.11
3.15
3.19
3.20
3.20
2.59
2007/08
3.50
3.27
3.60
4.47
4.89
5.05
4.79
4.89
4.67
4.29
4.67
4.99
4.35
2008/09
5.49
4.72
4.54
4.46
3.82
3.43
3.00
2.90
2.63
2.73
2.65
2.99
3.82
2009/10
3.16
2.94
2.49
2.14
2.29
2.50
2.63
2.63
3.11
2.66
2.40
2.49
2.61
2010/11
2.24
2.40
2.39
2.89
3.38
3.34
3.40
3.46
3.56
4.26
4.89
4.61
3.22
2011/12
4.74
5.04
4.91
5.07
4.76
4.85
4.88
4.81
4.74
4.76
5.10
4.89
4.91
2012/13
5.46
5.53
5.61
5.58
5.72
5.67
5.53
5.60
5.91
5.61
5.55
5.68
5.62
2013/14
5.75
5.17
4.42
4.25
4.10
3.63
3.65
4.21
3.77
3.81
3.77
4.15
4.28
2014/15
4.32
3.85
3.12
          
              
Malting barley
2005/06
2.88
2.66
2.85
2.74
2.73
2.89
2.67
2.56
2.74
2.92
2.88
3.11
2.80
2006/07
3.05
2.95
2.97
2.73
2.84
2.98
3.00
3.00
3.08
3.09
3.02
3.08
2.98
2007/08
3.25
3.49
3.52
3.74
4.16
4.10
4.28
4.09
4.29
4.14
4.51
4.38
3.87
2008/09
4.51
5.23
5.67
6.40
6.20
5.63
5.91
5.62
5.54
5.50
5.33
5.17
5.71
2009/10
5.38
5.48
5.47
5.32
4.94
4.88
4.84
4.87
4.70
4.43
4.55
4.51
5.02
2010/11
4.24
4.14
3.94
3.96
3.88
3.98
3.97
3.97
4.06
4.29
4.22
4.04
4.05
2011/12
4.60
5.09
5.31
5.57
5.69
5.57
5.55
5.54
5.50
5.43
5.87
5.84
5.44
2012/13
5.54
6.43
6.68
6.70
6.65
6.65
6.57
6.49
6.56
6.64
6.48
6.55
6.58
2013/14
6.68
6.56
6.56
6.44
6.49
6.61
6.52
6.52
6.43
6.30
6.45
6.37
6.50
2014/15
6.30
5.90
5.58
          
              
Oats
2005/06
1.75
1.59
1.49
1.54
1.59
1.64
1.73
1.73
1.82
1.82
1.75
1.85
1.63
2006/07
1.90
1.78
1.67
1.70
1.77
2.05
2.01
2.20
2.35
2.40
2.46
2.49
1.87
2007/08
2.54
2.32
2.24
2.47
2.45
2.63
2.69
2.88
3.19
3.43
3.47
3.63
2.63
2008/09
3.56
3.44
3.16
3.29
3.26
3.00
3.12
2.77
2.69
2.77
2.37
2.64
3.15
2009/10
2.37
2.03
1.86
1.82
2.03
2.02
2.22
2.19
2.30
2.29
2.25
2.20
2.02
2010/11
2.11
2.11
2.09
2.30
2.55
3.07
2.94
3.13
3.27
3.28
3.54
3.55
2.52
2011/12
3.43
3.35
3.20
3.67
3.69
3.38
3.57
3.56
3.47
3.77
3.84
4.12
3.49
2012/13
3.80
3.70
3.82
3.76
3.93
3.88
3.90
4.06
4.14
4.20
4.43
4.45
3.89
2013/14
3.93
3.88
3.67
3.57
3.49
3.63
3.59
3.70
3.75
4.13
3.96
3.98
3.75
2014/15
3.73
3.50
3.24
         
2.75-3.35
              
1/ June-May. Latest data may be preliminary or projected.
2/ Weighted average is the U.S. season-average price based on monthly price received by farmers weighted by monthly marketings.
Prices do not include an allowance for loans outstanding and government purchases. Latest data are from
World Supply and Demand Estimates.
Source: USDA, National Agricultural Statistics Service, Agricultural Prices: and USDA, World Agricultural
Outlook Board, World Supply and Demand Estimates.
Date run: 9/15/2014