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 - 2006 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
22,400
*
19,000
20,400
*
18,800
33.0
*
27.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
675,000
*
516,000
19
*
29
Barley 5,500 2,300 88.0 Bu. 202,000 26
Oats 2,000 200 73.0 Bu. 14,500 29
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
6,800
----
----
----
1,000
5,500
----
140.0
23.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
140,000
124,000
----
7
2
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 2,340 1,900 32.4 Tons 61,600 6
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
72,000
55,000
17,000
2.28
2.50
1.50
Tons
Tons
Tons
164,200
139,000
25,200
5
6
12
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 82,300
45,200
*
5
6
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2007 1,400 37
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)
412
2,540,898
6,167
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