State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Broadwater County, Montana


        Broadwater County lies in central Montana.
    The Big Belt Mountains and the Helena National
    Forest run along the eastern border, and another
    part of the Helena National Forest lies along
    the western boundary. The Missouri River and
    Canyon Ferry Lake reach from the southern to
    the northern borders. Aside from the
    mountainous landscape, the terrain is chiefly
    rolling foothills.
Crops - 2002 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
9,500
*
29,000
9,000
*
26,300
39
*
32
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
353,000
*
829,000
13
*
21
Barley 8,700 7,600 38 Bu. 286,000 25
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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*
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Bu.
Tons
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*
*
Potatoes 1,050 1,020 320 Cwt. 327,000 4
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ 900 900 2,340 Cwt. 21,100 6
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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24,000
19,000
5,000
3.53
3.9
2.2
Tons
Tons
Tons
84,600
73,500
11,100
24
14
47
1/ Yield is in pounds, production is in hundredweight. *Either zero or insufficient data for publication.
Livestock Reference Date Number of Head Rank
All Cattle & Calves
    Beef Cows & Heifers 2/
    Milk Cows & Heifers 2/
January 1, 2003 18,800
12,000
*
46
45
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2003 * *
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2002 * *
2/ That have calved. * Insufficient data for publication
Census of Agriculture - 2002 -
Number of Farms
Land in Farms (Acres)
Average Farm Size (Acres)
Total Land Area (Acres)
279
469,782
1,684
762,463