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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 - 2004 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
23,700
*
11,300
21,700
*
10,000
24
*
15
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
523,000
*
147,000
17
*
42
Barley 18,000 8,500 32 Bu. 273,000 31
Oats 1,000 600 43 Bu. 26,000 31
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
2,300
----
----
----
500
1,800
----
180
23
----
Bu.
Tons
----
90,000
41,000
----
10
7
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
33,500
20,500
13,000
1.33
1.5
1.1
Tons
Tons
Tons
44,400
30,000
14,400
40
34
37
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 44,000
24,200
*
21
28
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2005 7,000 15
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)
552
890,326
1,613
1,148,856