August Agricultural Prices Received Decreases 2%, Prices Paid Down 0.6%

August Prices Received Index Decreased 2.0 Percent

The August Prices Received Index (Agricultural Production), at 93.4, decreased 2.0 percent from July 2017. At 87.5, the Crop Production Index increased 1.4 percent. The Livestock Production Index, at 98.5, decreased 5.3 percent.