August ’08 farming, natural resources and energy indicators


 

 

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All “latest” numbers are for August 2008 unless otherwise noted.Latest MonthPrevious MonthPrevious YearAnnual Change
FARMING/NATURAL RESOURCES/ENERGY
Wheat price No.1 soft white, at Portland, per bushel (September)$6.91$8.23$8.88-22.2%
All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (September)16816714714.3%
All crops Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (September)18118415119.9%
Livestock Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (September)126128132-4.5%
Lumber price from Random Lengths Publications, framing composite (September)$272$282$276-1.4%
Lumber production Coast, inland and California redwood regions, Western softwood, million board feet1,1081,1671,514-26.8%
Power PGE, weather-adjusted, million kilowatt-hours (September)1,6271,6681,583.82.7%

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