State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Ravalli County, Montana


        The entire western boundary and half of
    the southern boundary of Ravalli County
    comprise a part of the Montana/Idaho border.
    The county occupies land in western Montana.
    Much of this land is the Bitterroot National
    Forest. The Bitterroot River runs through the
    center of the county from its northern to its
   southern border, through what is known as the
    Bitterroot Valley. The Bitterroot Mountain
    range, which is part of the Selway-Bitterroot
    Wilderness Area lies on the western border of
    the county.
Crops - 2004 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
*
1,100
*
*
900
*
*
79
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
*
71,000
*
*
45
Barley 1,300 1,000 84 Bu. 84,000 42
Oats 500 200 120 Bu. 24,000 33
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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43,000
21,000
22,000
3.14
4.2
2.2
Tons
Tons
Tons
135,000
87,500
47,500
12
12
11
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 34,000
18,700
1,400
32
35
2
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2005 4,100 25
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)
1,441
245,133
170
1,532,296