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Phillips County, Montana


        Phillips County occupies acres of rolling
    prairies in north central Montana. The entire
    southern boundary of the county is comprised of
    portions of the Missouri River and Ft. Peck
    Lake. Portions of the Charles M. Russell and
    UL Bend National Wildlife Refuges lie along the
    banks of the Missouri River and Ft. Peck Lake
    in southern Phillips County. The Milk River
    crosses west to east through the center of the
    county, and the northern boundary of Phillips
    County makes up a portion of the
    Montana/Canadian border.
Crops - 2002 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
4,200
2,800
95,000
1,500
2,700
89,000
31
26
25
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
47,000
69,000
2,257,000
36
17
14
Barley 40,700 24,400 40 Bu. 975,000 11
Oats 7,000 1,400 40 Bu. 56,000 18
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
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Bu.
Tons
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Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ 1,000 500 780 Cwt. 3,900 17
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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77,000
27,000
50,000
1.50
1.8
1.3
Tons
Tons
Tons
115,600
49,500
66,100
15
26
4
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 73,000
46,000
*
8
7
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2003 4,200 25
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)
525
1,896,941
3,613
3,289,324