GRAIN HAY
Acreage, Yield, and Production by Counties and Districts, Montana, USA, 2004

Last updated April 26, 2005

County
and
District

ALL

IRRIGATED

NON-IRRIGATED

Harvested 1/

Yield

Production

Harvested 1/

Yield

Production

Harvested 1/

Yield

Production

Acres

Tons

Tons

Rank

Acres

Tons

Tons

Acres

Tons

Tons

Deer Lodge

800

2.0

1,600

48

800

2.0

1,600

--

--

--

Flathead

2,000

2.6

5,200

32

--

--

--

1,300

1.6

2,100

Granite

1,300

2.3

3,000

45

1,100

2.4

2,600

--

--

--

Lake

2,800

2.2

6,100

29

1,700

2.5

4,300

1,100

1.6

1,800

Lincoln

700

2.3

1,600

48

500

2.4

1,200

--

--

--

Mineral

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Missoula

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Powell

2,600

3.7

9,600

18

2,600

3.7

9,600

--

--

--

Ravalli

1,100

3.1

3,400

43

1,100

3.1

3,400

--

--

--

Sanders

2,000

1.9

3,700

41

1,200

2.3

2,700

800

1.3

1,000

Other

700

1.1

800

--

1,000

3.6

3,600

800

1.4

1,100

NORTHWEST

14,000

2.5

35,000

--

10,000

2.9

29,000

4,000

1.5

6,000

Blaine

10,500

1.9

20,000

5

5,400

2.1

11,200

5,100

1.7

8,800

Chouteau

4,700

2.0

9,600

18

--

--

--

4,400

2.0

9,000

Glacier

4,700

1.6

7,500

23

1,100

2.3

2,500

3,600

1.4

5,000

Hill

1,800

2.2

4,000

39

--

--

--

1,600

2.3

3,600

Liberty

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Phillips

15,500

2.1

32,500

2

1,900

2.9

5,500

13,600

2.0

27,000

Pondera

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Teton

2,000

2.7

5,300

31

1,500

2.7

4,000

500

2.6

1,300

Toole

1,000

1.6

1,600

48

--

--

--

600

1.0

600

Other

800

1.9

1,500

--

1,100

2.5

2,800

600

1.2

700

N.CENTRAL

41,000

2.0

82,000

--

11,000

2.4

26,000

30,000

1.9

56,000

Daniels

3,000

1.7

5,000

35

--

--

--

3,000

1.7

5,000

Dawson

18,000

0.9

16,500

12

1,200

2.1

2,500

16,800

0.8

14,000

Garfield

26,000

1.2

32,000

3

--

--

--

26,000

1.2

32,000

McCone

15,000

1.3

19,100

7

700

3.0

2,100

14,300

1.2

17,000

Richland

14,500

1.8

25,600

4

2,600

2.9

7,600

11,900

1.5

18,000

Roosevelt

8,000

2.1

16,700

11

1,500

2.8

4,200

6,500

1.9

12,500

Sheridan

9,000

1.8

15,900

13

--

--

--

8,000

1.6

13,000

Valley

7,500

2.4

18,200

8

2,000

3.4

6,700

5,500

2.1

11,500

Other

--

--

--

--

1,000

2.9

2,900

--

--

--

NORTHEAST

101,000

1.5

149,000

--

9,000

2.9

26,000

92,000

1.3

123,000

Broadwater

500

3.2

1,600

48

--

--

--

--

--

--

Cascade

4,000

1.8

7,100

25

700

3.0

2,100

3,300

1.5

5,000

Fergus

17,000

2.0

34,500

1

--

--

--

16,500

2.1

34,000

Golden Valley

3,000

0.9

2,700

46

1,000

1.4

1,400

2,000

0.7

1,300

Judith Basin

7,600

2.3

17,400

9

1,500

3.6

5,400

6,100

2.0

12,000

Lewis & Clark

2,700

1.6

4,400

38

1,800

1.9

3,400

900

1.1

1,000

Meagher

2,000

2.3

4,600

36

1,200

3.0

3,600

--

--

--

Musselshell

5,000

1.3

6,400

28

1,600

2.4

3,900

3,400

0.7

2,500

Petroleum

2,600

1.3

3,500

42

500

1.4

700

2,100

1.3

2,800

Wheatland

2,600

1.5

3,800

40

800

1.8

1,400

1,800

1.3

2,400

Other

--

--

--

--

900

2.3

2,100

900

1.1

1,000

CENTRAL

47,000

1.8

86,000

--

10,000

2.4

24,000

37,000

1.7

62,000

Beaverhead

3,000

2.9

8,800

21

2,600

2.9

7,600

--

--

--

Gallatin

2,800

2.5

7,100

25

1,700

3.0

5,100

1,100

1.8

2,000

Jefferson

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Madison

4,500

2.9

13,200

16

4,200

3.0

12,600

--

--

--

Silver Bow

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Other

1,700

2.9

4,900

--

1,500

3.1

4,700

900

2.2

2,000

SOUTHWEST

12,000

2.8

34,000

--

10,000

3.0

30,000

2,000

2.0

4,000

Big Horn

9,600

1.5

14,300

15

1,700

2.9

5,000

7,900

1.2

9,300

Carbon

2,400

2.1

5,100

34

1,600

2.5

4,000

800

1.4

1,100

Park

3,000

2.4

7,200

24

2,900

2.4

7,000

--

--

--

Stillwater

6,200

0.8

5,200

32

700

1.3

900

5,500

0.8

4,300

Sweetgrass

1,900

1.7

3,200

44

1,300

2.0

2,600

600

1.0

600

Treasure

1,000

2.1

2,100

47

500

3.8

1,900

--

--

--

Yellowstone

8,900

1.7

14,900

14

2,300

2.9

6,600

6,600

1.3

8,300

Other

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

600

0.7

400

S.CENTRAL

33,000

1.6

52,000

--

11,000

2.5

28,000

22,000

1.1

24,000

Carter

22,000

0.8

17,000

10

--

--

--

22,000

0.8

17,000

Custer

14,500

1.4

20,000

5

3,800

2.9

11,000

10,700

0.8

9,000

Fallon

12,000

1.1

13,000

17

--

--

--

12,000

1.1

13,000

Powder River

6,800

0.9

6,100

29

--

--

--

6,100

0.8

5,000

Prairie

7,200

1.0

6,900

27

1,000

2.2

2,200

6,200

0.8

4,700

Rosebud

7,500

1.1

8,100

22

1,500

1.8

2,700

6,000

0.9

5,400

Wibaux

10,000

0.9

8,900

20

--

--

--

10,000

0.9

8,900

Other

--

--

--

--

700

1.6

1,100

--

--

--

SOUTHEAST

80,000

1.0

80,000

--

7,000

2.4

17,000

73,000

0.9

63,000

MONTANA

328,000

1.6

518,000

--

68,000

2.6

180,000

260,000

1.3

338,000

1/ Counties with less than 500 acres harvested are combined into “other” counties to avoid disclosure of individual information.
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