State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Rosebud County, Montana


        Rosebud County was established in February
    1901 and is located in the southeastern corner of
    Montana. The Yellowstone River runs through the
    heart of the county. It is made up primarily of
    rangeland, both to the north and south of the River.
    However, the extreme southeastern corner is
    occupied by a portion of the Custer National
    Forest. The Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation
    also occupies a portion of the southern tip of
    Rosebud County.
Crops - 2005 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
28,600
*
16,100
26,900
*
15,900
32.0
*
29.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
855,000
*
467,000
18
*
31
Barley 6,700 2,200 90.0 Bu. 198,000 28
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
6,500
----
----
----
1,100
5,300
----
165.0
23.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
182,000
124,000
----
5
3
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 2,330 1,920 26.1 Tons 50,100 *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
90,500
62,000
28,500
1.96
2.10
1.70
Tons
Tons
Tons
177,500
128,500
49,000
8
9
10
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 82,000
45,000
*
5
8
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2006 1,400 38
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2005 1,500 21
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)
412
2,540,898
6,167
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