December ’08 farming, natural resources and energy indicators

MARCH 2009: INDICATORS, THE STATE WE’RE IN All “latest” numbers are for December 2008 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) $5.76 $5.28 $14.33 -59.8% All farm products Farm price index (1990-1992=100%) (January) 144 156 148 -2.7% All crops … Read more