11/05 Agriculture, forest products and energy statistics

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Wednesday, February 01, 2006
All "latest" month numbers for November 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 (December) $3.44 $3.46 $3.94 -12.7%

All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (December) 138 133 139 -0.7%

All crops Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (December) 146 140 148 -1.4%

Livestock Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (December) 111 117 110 0.9%

Lumber price from Random Lengths Publications, framing composite (December) $365 $359 $376 -2.9%

Lumber production Coast, inland and California redwood regions, Western softwood, million board feet 1,522 1,686 1,563 -2.6%

Power PGE, weather-adjusted, million kilowatt-hours 1,514.8 1,446.6 1,442.1 5.0%

Natural gas NW Natural, million therms 131.3 80.0 120.1 9.3%

 

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