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Yellowstone County, Montana


        Located in south central Montana, Yellow-
    stone County is bisected lengthwise by the north-
    easterly flowing Yellowstone River. The Yellow-
    stone Valley extends through the county, flanked
    by benchlands. The Crow Indian Reservation
    reaches into the southeastern corner. Billings,
    the largest city in the state, is located here
    here making the county foremost commercially
    and industrially in southeastern Montana.
Crops - 2006 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
68,000
*
22,000
67,000
*
22,000
29.0
*
27.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,952,000
*
586,000
11
*
27
Barley 18,500 16,200 86.0 Bu. 1,400,000 6
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
12,600
----
----
----
3,100
9,500
----
174.0
25.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
540,000
235,000
----
1
1
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 9,420 7,830 28.2 Tons 220,500 3
Dry Beans 1/ 800 800 2,530 Cwt. 20,200 7
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
37,000
30,000
7,000
2.35
2.50
1.80
Tons
Tons
Tons
86,900
74,400
12,500
17
16
34
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 109,000
29,900
600
2
15
8
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2007 5,200 19
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)
1,279
1,568,637
1,226
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