April '07 farming, natural resources and energy

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Sunday, July 01, 2007
All "latest" numbers are for April 2007 unless otherwise noted. Latest Month Previous Month Previous Year Annual Change
Farming/natural resources/energy
Wheat price No.1 soft white, at Portland, per bushel (May) $5.78 $5.97 $3.79 52.5%

All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (May) 128 128 120 6.7%

All crops Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (May) 128 130 124 3.2%

Livestock Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (May) 126 122 110 14.5%

Lumber price from Random Lengths Publications, framing composite (May) $287 $287 $354 -18.9%

Lumber production Coast, inland and California redwood regions, Western softwood, million board feet 1,373 1,327 1,475 -6.9%

Power PGE, weather-adjusted, million kilowatt-hours 1,553 1,687 1,524.9 1.9%


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