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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 - 2003 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
10,100
*
27,500
10,000
*
26,900
30
*
32
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
296,000
*
868,000
27
*
17
Barley 9,000 8,300 56 Bu. 466,000 19
Oats 600 500 68 Bu. 34,000 22
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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Bu.
Tons
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Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ 700 700 2,300 Cwt. 16,100 6
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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33,000
25,000
8,000
3.54
4.1
1.8
Tons
Tons
Tons
116,900
102,800
14,100
13
12
36
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, 2004 17,300
11,900
*
46
45
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2004 3,400 30
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2003 * *
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