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McCone County, Montana


        McCone County is situated in the north-
    eastern section of Montana with the Missouri
    River defining its northern border. A leg of
    the Fort Peck Lake lies just on the western
    boundary of the county. The county is
    characterized mostly by plains, although the
    land along the northern boundary is broken up
    by the Missouri Breaks along the river. The
    county was established in April 1919.
Crops - 2005 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
23,700
9,300
203,000
21,500
9,000
199,800
40.0
43.0
32.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
856,000
383,000
6,412,000
17
6
3
Barley 21,000 8,800 49.0 Bu. 433,000 21
Oats 4,000 300 37.0 Bu. 11,000 41
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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32,000
10,000
22,000
1.47
1.90
1.30
Tons
Tons
Tons
47,000
19,200
27,800
42
47
26
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 26,400
19,700
*
37
34
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2006 8,600 8
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)
496
1,346,271
2,714
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