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Gallatin County, Montana


        Gallatin County is located on the headwaters
    of the Missouri River in southern Montana at
    the northwest corner of Yellowstone National
    Park. Between one-third and one-half of the
    county is contained within the Gallatin National
    Forest. Gallatin County was established in
    February 1865 and is a major agricultural area.
    The county seat is Bozeman.
Crops - 2002 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
20,500
*
28,500
19,000
*
28,000
46
*
52
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
873,000
*
1,448,000
8
*
15
Barley 36,700 35,400 54 Bu. 1,924,000 5
Oats 1,400 1,000 115 Bu. 115,000 4
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
1,000
----
----
----
*
900
----
*
21
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
19,000
----
*
12
Potatoes 4,030 4,010 315 Cwt. 1,258,000 1
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
66,000
53,000
13,000
3.13
3.3
2.4
Tons
Tons
Tons
206,900
176,100
30,800
2
1
21
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 54,000
22,900
6,600
17
30
1
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2003 5,100 23
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)
1,074
708,728
660
1,667,739