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10/05 Agriculture, forest products and energy statistics

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Sunday, January 01, 2006
All "latest" month numbers for October 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 (November) $3.46 $3.46 $3.92 -11.7%

All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (November) 132 123 134 -1.5%

All crops Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (November) 138 126 143 -3.5%

Livestock Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (November) 116 115 112 3.6%

Lumber price from Random Lengths Publications, framing composite (November) $359 $366 $355 1.1%

Lumber production Coast, inland and California redwood regions, Western softwood, million board feet 1,686 1,641 1,637 3.0%

Power PGE, weather-adjusted, million kilowatt-hours 1,446.6 1,572.8 1,420.1 1.9%

Natural gas NW Natural, million therms 80.0 63.8 86.2 -7.2%

 

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