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Gallatin County, Montana


        Gallatin County is located on the headwaters
    of the Missouri River in southern Montana at
    the northwest corner of Yellowstone National
    Park. Between one-third and one-half of the
    county is contained within the Gallatin National
    Forest. Gallatin County was established in
    February 1865 and is a major agricultural area.
    The county seat is Bozeman.
Crops - 2005 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
19,100
*
37,300
18,900
*
36,200
53.0
*
63.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
999,000
*
2,271,000
14
*
14
Barley 27,000 25,500 65.0 Bu. 1,648,000 7
Oats 700 200 55.0 Bu. 11,000 41
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
800
----
*
23.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
18,000
----
*
13
Potatoes 3,720 3,680 335 Cwt. 1,238,000 1
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
97,000
75,000
22,000
3.40
3.70
2.40
Tons
Tons
Tons
329,500
277,500
52,000
2
1
7
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 61,000
25,500
6,300
13
24
1
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2006 4,000 24
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)
1,074
708,728
660
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