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Daniels County, Montana


        Daniels County is situated in the northeastern
    corner of Montana, bordered on the south by the
    Fort Peck Indian Reservation and to the north by
    Canada. It was established in May 1920 and
    Scobey is the county seat. The land is mainly
    characterized by rolling prairie. The Poplar River,
    which eventually empties into the Missouri River,
    cuts through the middle of the county. The
    West Fork of the Poplar River crosses the
    southwestern corner of the county.
Crops - 2003 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
105,000
195,000
*
104,000
193,000
*
17
20
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
1,766,000
3,877,000
*
3
5
Barley 7,000 3,100 22 Bu. 69,000 46
Oats 2,800 1,200 13 Bu. 15,000 40
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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Bu.
Tons
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Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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21,500
12,500
9,000
1.07
1.0
1.1
Tons
Tons
Tons
23,100
13,100
10,000
49
51
43
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 14,600
11,700
*
47
46
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2004 * *
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)
364
815,443
2,240
912,695