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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 - 2006 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
21,200
*
34,500
21,100
*
34,500
53.0
*
55.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,115,000
*
1,914,000
14
*
14
Barley 21,900 21,100 61.0 Bu. 1,297,000 8
Oats 600 400 76.0 Bu. 30,500 11
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
800
----
*
23.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
18,700
----
*
13
Potatoes 3,930 3,890 320 Cwt. 1,249,000 1
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
75,000
68,000
7,000
3.67
3.80
2.30
Tons
Tons
Tons
275,200
259,000
16,200
1
1
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 51,900
24,800
5,200
18
26
1
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2007 2,300 31
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2006 * *
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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