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Roosevelt County, Montana


        Located in extreme northeastern Montana,
    Roosevelt County has the lowest altitude in the
    state. The Montana/North Dakota border marks
    the eastern boundary, while the Missouri River
    marks the entire southern boundary. The Poplar
    River traverses the county from north to south,
    emptying into the Missouri River at the
    southern border. The Fort Peck Indian
    Reservation occupies all but the eastern
    section of the county. The terrain is mainly
    rolling prairie.
Crops - 2005 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
4,500
93,700
244,000
4,500
93,700
242,000
33.0
28.0
28.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
148,000
2,669,000
6,844,000
40
2
2
Barley 7,700 2,500 66.0 Bu. 165,000 30
Oats 3,200 1,100 57.0 Bu. 63,000 8
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
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Bu.
Tons
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Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 2,140 2,100 19.9 Tons 41,700 *
Dry Beans 1/ 1,800 1,200 1,000 Cwt. 12,000 *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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57,000
35,000
22,000
1.63
1.90
1.20
Tons
Tons
Tons
92,800
67,500
25,300
25
21
31
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 31,700
21,800
*
34
31
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2006 2,400 32
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)
683
1,441,479
2,111
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