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Valley County, Montana


        Valley County was created in 1893. Located
    in northeastern Montana, it stretches from the
    Canadian border on the north to its southern
    boundary along the Missouri River and Fort Peck
    Lake. The Milk River traverses the county
    diagonally. Valley County is one of the largest
    counties in the state. A good portion of the
    eastern half of the county is occupied by part
    of the Fort Peck Indian Reservation. Glasgow
    is the county seat.
Crops - 2006 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
6,200
13,300
273,000
5,800
13,300
271,000
27.0
19.0
14.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
155,000
248,000
3,860,000
36
5
4
Barley 9,500 5,000 18.0 Bu. 91,000 38
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
1,900
----
*
19.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
35,800
----
*
8
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ 1,800 1,300 380 Cwt. 5,000 13
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
63,000
51,000
12,000
2.26
2.50
1.20
Tons
Tons
Tons
142,200
127,500
14,700
7
7
32
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 78,900
48,400
*
8
4
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2007 3,200 27
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)
743
2,051,667
2,761
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