WILD HAY
Acreage, Yield, and Production by Counties and Districts, Montana, USA, 2006

Last updated April 12, 2007
County and
District
ALL IRRIGATED NON-IRRIGATED
Harvested Yield Production Harvested Yield Production Harvested Yield Production
Acres Tons Tons Rank Acres Tons Tons Acres Tons Tons
Deer Lodge

3,000

1.5

4,500

14

3,000

1.5

4,500

--

--

--

Flathead

3,000

1.0

3,000

20

--

--

--

2,600

0.8

2,200

Granite

4,000

1.9

7,600

9

4,000

1.9

7,600

--

--

--

Lake

1,500

0.9

1,400

38

500

1.4

700

1,000

0.7

700

Lincoln

500

0.8

400

49

--

--

--

500

0.8

400

Mineral

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Missoula

1,500

1.4

2,100

28

1,100

1.5

1,700

--

--

--

Powell

11,000

1.7

18,400

3

10,700

1.7

18,300

--

--

--

Ravalli

4,500

2.1

9,600

7

4,300

2.2

9,400

--

--

--

Sanders

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Other

--

--

--

--

400

2.0

800

900

0.8

700

NORTHWEST

29,000

1.6

47,000

--

24,000

1.8

43,000

5,000

0.8

4,000

Blaine

3,500

1.2

4,300

16

900

1.4

1,300

2,600

1.2

3,000

Chouteau

1,500

1.3

2,000

30

--

--

--

1,500

1.3

2,000

Glacier

2,000

1.1

2,200

25

--

--

--

2,000

1.1

2,200

Hill

2,000

0.8

1,600

35

--

--

--

1,600

0.8

1,300

Liberty

2,000

1.1

2,200

25

--

--

--

2,000

1.1

2,200

Phillips

2,500

1.5

3,800

18

2,400

1.5

3,700

--

--

--

Pondera

1,000

1.1

1,100

43

--

--

--

1,000

1.1

1,100

Teton

7,000

1.9

13,100

6

5,800

2.0

11,700

--

--

--

Toole

1,500

0.8

1,200

41

--

--

--

1,500

0.8

1,200

Other

--

--

--

--

400

0.8

300

1,300

1.2

1,500

N.CENTRAL

23,000

1.4

31,500

--

9,500

1.8

17,000

13,500

1.1

14,500

Daniels

2,500

0.9

2,300

23

--

--

--

2,500

0.9

2,300

Dawson

1,500

0.8

1,200

41

--

--

--

1,500

0.8

1,200

Garfield

2,500

0.8

2,100

28

--

--

--

2,500

0.8

2,100

McCone

1,000

0.6

600

45

--

--

--

1,000

0.6

600

Richland

2,500

0.7

1,800

31

--

--

--

2,500

0.7

1,800

Roosevelt

2,500

1.0

2,400

21

--

--

--

2,300

0.9

2,100

Sheridan

5,500

0.7

4,100

17

--

--

--

5,500

0.7

4,100

Valley

2,000

0.8

1,500

36

--

--

--

1,700

0.5

800

Other

--

--

--

--

500

2.0

1,000

--

--

--

NORTHEAST

20,000

0.8

16,000

--

500

2.0

1,000

19,500

0.8

15,000

Broadwater

2,500

2.5

6,200

10

2,300

2.6

6,000

--

--

--

Cascade

2,000

1.1

2,200

25

--

--

--

2,000

1.1

2,200

Fergus

4,000

1.4

5,400

12

--

--

--

3,600

1.2

4,400

Golden Valley

2,000

1.2

2,300

23

--

--

--

--

--

--

Judith Basin

4,000

1.5

5,900

11

--

--

--

3,600

1.4

4,900

Lewis & Clark

6,000

2.5

14,800

4

5,800

2.5

14,500

--

--

--

Meagher

10,500

1.9

19,500

2

9,200

1.9

17,400

1,300

1.6

2,100

Musselshell

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Petroleum

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Wheatland

3,000

1.6

4,700

13

1,900

1.9

3,600

--

--

--

Other

--

--

--

--

1,800

1.9

3,500

2,500

1.0

2,400

CENTRAL

34,000

1.8

61,000

--

21,000

2.1

45,000

13,000

1.2

16,000

Beaverhead

36,000

1.5

55,000

1

35,000

1.5

54,000

--

--

--

Gallatin

1,000

1.8

1,800

31

800

1.9

1,500

--

--

--

Jefferson

3,000

1.5

4,500

14

2,000

2.0

4,000

1,000

0.5

500

Madison

6,500

2.0

13,300

5

6,000

2.1

12,400

--

--

--

Silver Bow

1,500

1.6

2,400

21

1,200

1.8

2,100

--

--

--

Other

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

2,000

1.3

2,500

SOUTHWEST

48,000

1.6

77,000

--

45,000

1.6

74,000

3,000

1.0

3,000

Big Horn

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Carbon

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Park

500

2.6

1,300

40

500

2.6

1,300

--

--

--

Stillwater

500

1.0

500

46

--

--

--

--

--

--

Sweetgrass

1,000

1.5

1,500

36

800

1.8

1,400

--

--

--

Treasure

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Yellowstone

500

1.0

500

46

--

--

--

500

1.0

500

Other

500

1.4

700

--

200

1.5

300

1,000

1.0

1,000

S.CENTRAL

3,000

1.5

4,500

--

1,500

2.0

3,000

1,500

1.0

1,500

Carter

3,500

1.1

3,800

18

1,000

1.5

1,500

2,500

0.9

2,300

Custer

2,000

0.9

1,700

34

--

--

--

1,900

0.8

1,500

Fallon

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Powder River

2,000

0.9

1,800

31

--

--

--

2,000

0.9

1,800

Prairie

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Rosebud

4,000

2.2

8,800

8

--

--

--

600

0.8

500

Wibaux

1,000

1.4

1,400

38

--

--

--

1,000

1.4

1,400

Other

500

1.0

500

--

3,500

2.4

8,500

500

1.0

500

SOUTHEAST

13,000

1.4

18,000

--

4,500

2.2

10,000

8,500

0.9

8,000

MONTANA

170,000

1.5

255,000

--

106,000

1.8

193,000

64,000

1.0

62,000

Counties are combined into “other” counties to avoid disclosure of individual information.
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