Fieldgram updates summer delivery prices

Prices effective August 1, 2018

Market price update

The following prices for truckload and less-than-truckload deliveries will take effect August 1, 2018. Pricing and availability are subject to change without further notice.

Farm direct

Truckload quantities


"Truckload quantities" means semi-trailer truck transport utilizing 53' dry van or flatbed trailers for all alfalfa and three-strand bermuda; gooseneck-trailer delivery for two-strand coastal bermuda, typically using flatbed trailers of 32' to 40'. Transport will be farm-to-customer direct ("drop-shipped"). Semi-trailer truck loads will typically vary from 20 to 25 tons on a net basis.

Alfalfa

All prices indicative to north Houston market area, unless otherwise noted.

Three-strand bales, Palo Verde AZ:

$390 / delivered ton, recent harvest.

Large squares, 3' x 4' x 8', San Luis Valley CO:

$300 / delivered ton, last-year's crop, limited supply remaining.

$350, recent harvest.

Large squares, 3' x 3' x 8', Butte NE:

$290 / delivered ton, projected September availability.

Bermuda

All prices indicative to north Houston market area, unless otherwise noted.

Three-strand Giant bales, Palo Verde AZ:

$395 / delivered ton, recent harvest.

Two-strand coastal bales, locally grown:

$8.50 / bale, recent harvest; minimum load size 100 bales.

Orders from Palo Verde AZ may contain a mix of alfalfa and Giant bermuda, in increments of 56, 60, or 64 bales, depending on trailer type. Pricing will be computed assuming the average bale weight applies to both varieties of hay.

Local delivery from Sam Houston Feed & Supply

Less-than-truckload quantities


Contact Sam Houston Feed & Supply for local delivery of Fieldgram forage products in less-than-truckload quantities. Sam Houston Feed also delivers its full range of pine bedding, Purina and other feeds, and horse supplies. Delivery service is available in Tomball, Magnolia, Cypress, Hockley, and surrounding areas. 

Forage products and bedding

Sam Houston Feed & Supply quotes the following prices (delivery basis) for Fieldgram forage products and pine bedding. See delivery rates, including free delivery days, below.

Three-strand alfalfa: $25 / bale.

Two-strand coastal bermuda: $10 / bale.

Large bag, pine shavings: $7.25 / bag, plus tax.

Contact the Sam Houston Feed & Supply office at 281-591-2443 for pricing on feed or other products.

Local delivery pricing

Free delivery days

  • For orders of $149 or more, Sam Houston Feed offers free delivery within its customary delivery area on the 1st, 2nd, 15th, and 16th of each month.

  • For orders of $999 or more, Sam Houston Feed offers free delivery daily within its customary delivery area.

Hotshot delivery

If you require service outside of our free-delivery parameters, we offer hotshot service on a paid-delivery basis. Our rates are $2.25 per mile from our warehouse to your location, with a minimum delivery fee of $60.

Contact the Sam Houston Feed & Supply office at 281-591-2443 for more information about its local delivery area or to schedule a delivery.

North Houston delivery zone

Sam Houston Feed's north Houston delivery zone is bounded approximately by FM 1488 to the north, I-45 to the east, Sam Houston Tollway to the south, and US 290 to the west, and includes all or parts of these communities:

  • Cypress

  • Fields Store

  • Hempstead

  • Hockley

  • Magnolia

  • Pinehurst

  • Rose Hill

  • Stagecoach

  • Tomball

  • Waller

Contact the Sam Houston Feed & Supply office at 281-591-2443 for more information about its local delivery area or to schedule a delivery.