April '07 farming, natural resources and energy

April '07 farming, natural resources and energy

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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