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Carbon County, Montana


        Carbon County, situated in the south central
    portion of Montana, was established in March
    1895. It's northern boundary is marked by the
    Yellowstone River, while the southwestern corner
    of the county is covered with part of the Custer
    National Forest and the Beartooth Mountain
    Range. Several unnamed mountain peaks in this
    range within Carbon County's boundaries boast
    elevations above 13,000 feet.
Crops - 2006 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
4,500
*
2,600
4,400
*
2,500
18.0
*
31.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
78,000
*
78,000
40
*
45
Barley 7,800 6,600 101.0 Bu. 667,000 11
Oats 900 300 47.0 Bu. 14,000 31
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
4,300
----
----
----
1,300
3,000
----
158.0
25.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
205,000
74,000
----
5
5
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 4,560 4,490 24.9 Tons 112,000 4
Dry Beans 1/ 2,300 2,200 2,320 Cwt. 51,000 2
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
35,000
25,000
10,000
2.48
2.80
1.60
Tons
Tons
Tons
86,800
70,600
16,200
18
17
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, 2007 47,400
27,300
*
21
20
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2007 7,300 10
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2006 700 22
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)
703
753,504
1,072
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