State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
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 - 2005 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
11,100
*
23,400
11,000
*
23,200
44.0
*
54.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
483,000
*
1,259,000
25
*
18
Barley 6,700 6,000 77.0 Bu. 464,000 20
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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Bu.
Tons
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*
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Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ 1,700 1,700 1,820 Cwt. 31,000 *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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42,000
29,000
13,000
3.53
4.20
2.10
Tons
Tons
Tons
148,300
121,000
27,300
13
11
27
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, 2006 17,400
12,200
*
45
43
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2006 3,300 27
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2005 * *
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
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