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February '07 farming, natural resources and energy indicators

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Tuesday, May 01, 2007

All "latest" numbers are for February 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 (March) $5.67 $5.29 $3.59 57.9%

All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (March) 140 137 123 13.8%

All crops Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (March) 146 144 125 16.8%

Livestock Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (March) 119 114 115 3.5%

Lumber price from Random Lengths Publications, framing composite (March) $282 $287 $369 -23.6%

Lumber production Coast, inland and California redwood regions, Western softwood, million board feet 1,311 1,324 1,474 -11.1%

Power PGE, weather-adjusted, million kilowatt-hours 1,817 1,852 1,787.3 1.7%



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