WILD HAY
Acreage, Yield, and Production by Counties and Districts, Montana, USA, 2007 1/

Last updated May 1, 2008
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

1.3

4,000

30

2,600

1.4

3,600

--

--

--

Flathead

3,000

1.3

4,000

30

500

1.6

800

2,500

1.3

3,200

Granite

9,000

2.0

18,200

7

8,300

2.1

17,100

--

--

--

Lake

3,500

0.9

3,100

34

1,300

0.9

1,200

2,200

0.9

1,900

Lincoln

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Mineral

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Missoula

1,500

1.5

2,200

40

800

1.6

1,300

700

1.3

900

Powell

27,000

1.9

52,100

2

25,800

1.9

50,000

1,200

1.8

2,100

Ravalli

10,500

2.2

23,000

4

10,400

2.2

23,000

--

--

--

Sanders

2,000

0.9

1,800

43

800

1.3

1,000

1,200

0.7

800

Other

1,500

1.1

1,600

--

--

--

--

2,700

1.1

3,100

NORTHWEST

61,000

1.8

110,000

--

50,500

1.9

98,000

10,500

1.1

12,000

Blaine

8,000

1.0

7,700

19

1,900

1.3

2,400

6,100

0.9

5,300

Chouteau

5,500

1.6

8,600

17

--

--

--

2,600

0.9

2,300

Glacier

6,000

1.3

7,500

20

--

--

--

6,000

1.3

7,500

Hill

2,000

1.6

3,100

34

--

--

--

1,600

1.4

2,300

Liberty

1,500

1.0

1,500

46

--

--

--

1,500

1.0

1,500

Phillips

10,500

1.5

15,500

8

8,400

1.5

12,300

2,100

1.5

3,200

Pondera

2,000

0.4

800

52

--

--

--

1,600

0.4

600

Teton

15,000

1.4

21,300

6

12,000

1.6

19,000

3,000

0.8

2,300

Toole

3,500

0.6

2,000

41

--

--

--

3,500

0.6

2,000

Other

--

--

--

--

3,700

2.0

7,300

--

--

--

NORTH CENTRAL

54,000

1.3

68,000

--

26,000

1.6

41,000

28,000

1.0

27,000

Daniels

1,000

1.6

1,600

44

--

--

--

1,000

1.6

1,600

Dawson

3,000

0.9

2,600

37

--

--

--

3,000

0.9

2,600

Garfield

6,000

0.9

5,300

24

--

--

--

6,000

0.9

5,300

McCone

2,000

0.8

1,600

44

--

--

--

2,000

0.8

1,600

Richland

3,000

1.1

3,200

33

--

--

--

3,000

1.1

3,200

Roosevelt

11,500

1.0

11,300

13

--

--

--

11,300

1.0

11,000

Sheridan

5,500

1.1

6,200

22

--

--

--

5,500

1.1

6,200

Valley

7,000

1.3

9,200

15

3,800

1.5

5,700

3,200

1.1

3,500

Other

--

--

--

--

200

1.5

300

--

--

--

NORTHEAST

39,000

1.1

41,000

--

4,000

1.5

6,000

35,000

1.0

35,000

Broadwater

2,500

2.2

5,400

23

2,000

2.5

5,000

500

0.8

400

Cascade

3,500

1.3

4,700

26

--

--

--

3,100

1.3

3,900

Fergus

8,500

1.3

11,400

11

1,100

3.3

3,600

7,400

1.1

7,800

Golden Valley

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Judith Basin

3,500

1.2

4,200

29

--

--

--

3,400

1.2

4,000

Lewis & Clark

5,500

1.8

10,100

14

3,900

1.9

7,300

1,600

1.8

2,800

Meagher

15,000

1.6

24,100

3

13,000

1.7

22,100

2,000

1.0

2,000

Musselshell

1,000

1.4

1,400

48

--

--

--

800

1.3

1,000

Petroleum

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

Wheatland

6,500

2.1

13,400

9

6,100

2.1

13,000

--

--

--

Other

2,000

1.2

2,300

--

900

2.2

2,000

2,200

1.0

2,100

CENTRAL

48,000

1.6

77,000

--

27,000

2.0

53,000

21,000

1.1

24,000

Beaverhead

53,000

1.5

77,500

1

52,000

1.5

76,000

--

--

--

Gallatin

7,500

1.5

11,400

11

1,300

1.6

2,100

6,200

1.5

9,300

Jefferson

6,000

1.4

8,600

17

4,600

1.5

6,800

1,400

1.3

1,800

Madison

11,000

2.1

22,800

5

10,900

2.1

22,700

--

--

--

Silver Bow

1,500

1.8

2,700

36

1,200

2.0

2,400

--

--

--

Other

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

1,400

1.4

1,900

SOUTHWEST

79,000

1.6

123,000

--

70,000

1.6

110,000

9,000

1.4

13,000

Big Horn

2,000

1.0

1,900

42

--

--

--

2,000

1.0

1,900

Carbon

2,500

1.8

4,600

27

2,000

2.0

4,000

--

--

--

Park

3,500

1.4

5,000

25

1,700

2.0

3,400

1,800

0.9

1,600

Stillwater

2,000

1.3

2,600

37

600

2.0

1,200

1,400

1.0

1,400

Sweetgrass

3,500

1.9

6,500

21

2,400

2.3

5,400

1,100

1.0

1,100

Treasure

500

2.0

1,000

50

--

--

--

500

2.0

1,000

Yellowstone

1,000

2.4

2,400

39

800

2.5

2,000

--

--

--

Other

--

--

--

--

--

--

--

700

1.4

1,000

SOUTH CENTRAL

15,000

1.6

24,000

--

7,500

2.1

16,000

7,500

1.1

8,000

Carter

8,000

1.1

9,000

16

--

--

--

7,600

1.1

8,300

Custer

5,000

0.9

4,300

28

--

--

--

4,500

0.7

3,200

Fallon

1,500

0.7

1,100

49

--

--

--

1,500

0.7

1,100

Powder River

5,000

0.8

4,000

30

--

--

--

5,000

0.8

4,000

Prairie

1,000

1.0

1,000

50

--

--

--

1,000

1.0

1,000

Rosebud

8,500

1.4

11,800

10

--

--

--

8,400

1.4

11,600

Wibaux

1,000

0.8

800

52

--

--

--

1,000

0.8

800

Other

--

--

--

--

1,000

2.0

2,000

--

--

--

SOUTHEAST

30,000

1.1

32,000

--

1,000

2.0

2,000

29,000

1.0

30,000

MONTANA

326,000

1.5

475,000

--

186,000

1.8

326,000

140,000

1.1

149,000

--  Counties with no acres harvested or counties that are combined into “other” counties/districts to avoid disclosure of individual information.

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