November '06 farming, natural resources and energy indicators

November '06 farming, natural resources and energy indicators


All "latest" numbers are for November 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 (December) $4.94 $4.96 $3.44 43.6%

All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (December) 147 140 142 3.5%

All crops Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (December) 160 151 151 6.0%

Livestock Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (December) 106 112 115 -7.8%

Lumber price from Random Lengths Publications, framing composite (December) $288 $275 $365 -21.1%

Lumber production Coast, inland and California redwood regions, Western softwood, million board feet 1,208 1,460 1,516 -20.3%

Power PGE, weather-adjusted, million kilowatt-hours 1,570 1,473 1,514.8 3.6%