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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 - 2004 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
21,400
3,500
98,000
16,800
3,200
93,000
33
29
36
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
552,000
94,000
3,364,000
15
13
9
Barley 28,700 18,300 48 Bu. 876,000 14
Oats 5,800 2,300 70 Bu. 162,000 2
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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74,000
30,000
44,000
1.86
2.1
1.7
Tons
Tons
Tons
138,000
63,500
74,500
11
22
2
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, 2005 69,000
47,000
*
10
5
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2005 5,200 21
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2004 * *
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