December '06 farming, natural resources and energy indicators

December '06 farming, natural resources and energy indicators


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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