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Stillwater County, Montana


        Stillwater County is found in south central
    Montana. The Yellowstone River crosses the
    center of the county from west to east. The
    Stillwater River enters in the south and joins
    the Yellowstone River near Columbus. Parts of
    the Gallatin National Forest and Absaroka-
    Beartooth Wilderness blanket the southern tip
    of the county. The second highest peak in the
    state, Mt. Wood, with an elevation of 12,661
    feet, is located in this area. Big game and
    waterfowl hunting, as well as fishing are all
    enjoyed in the county.
Crops - 2002 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
17,500
*
18,500
10,700
*
11,400
16
*
7
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
170,000
*
81,000
19
*
39
Barley 20,400 11,000 23 Bu. 250,000 28
Oats 1,200 1,000 25 Bu. 25,000 35
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
2,100
----
----
----
400
1,700
----
163
24
----
Bu.
Tons
----
65,000
41,000
----
9
8
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 360 340 23.5 Tons 8,000 11
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
52,000
35,000
17,000
1.20
1.3
1.0
Tons
Tons
Tons
62,500
45,800
16,700
33
28
39
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 48,000
26,500
*
20
24
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2003 5,800 16
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)
552
890,326
1,613
1,148,856