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December '06 farming, natural resources and energy indicators

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Thursday, March 01, 2007

All "latest" numbers are for December 2006 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 (Jan. '07) $4.96 $4.94 $3.46 43.4%

All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (Jan. '07) 146 149 129 13.2%

All crops Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (Jan. '07) 160 163 134 19.4%

Livestock Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) ((Jan. '07) 113 105 119 -5.0%

Lumber price from Random Lengths Publications, framing composite (Jan. '07) $295 $288 $382 -22.8%

Lumber production Coast, inland and California redwood regions, Western softwood, million board feet 1,132 1,208 1,425 -20.6%

Power PGE, weather-adjusted, million kilowatt-hours 1,755 1,570 1,712.8 2.5%

 

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