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12/05 Agriculture, forest products and energy statistics

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Wednesday, March 01, 2006
All "latest" month numbers for December 2005 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 (January) $3.46 $3.44 $3.87 -10.6%

All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (January) 127 140 123 3.3%

All crops Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (January) 131 148 127 3.1%

Livestock Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (January) 115 112 114 0.9%

Lumber price from Random Lengths Publications, framing composite (January) $382 $365 $382 0.0%

Lumber production Coast, inland and California redwood regions, Western softwood, million board feet 1,432 1,522 1,390 3.0%

Power PGE, weather-adjusted, million kilowatt-hours 1,712.8 1,514.8 1,715.8 -0.2%

Natural gas NW Natural, million therms 158.2 131.3 138.4 14.3%

 

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