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Garfield County, Montana


        Garfield County lies in east central Montana
    and the landscape is generally rolling. The
    entire northern and half of the eastern
    boundaries are comprised of the Fort Peck Lake.
    The Musselshell River makes up the western
    boundary. Portions of the Charles M. Russell
    National Wildlife Refuge lie along the banks of
    Fort Peck Lake within the county. The Fort
    Peck Dam makes up a section of the extreme
    northeastern boundary.
Crops - 2007 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
48,000
*
*
45,200
*
*
29.0
*
*
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,333,000
*
*
13
*
*
Barley 17,200 5,900 38.0 Bu. 225,000 27
Oats 1,600 800 30.0 Bu. 24,000 30
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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Bu.
Tons
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Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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58,000
31,000
27,000
1.31
1.20
1.40
Tons
Tons
Tons
75,700
38,100
37,600
32
38
8
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, 2008 73,000
45,000
*
10
8
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2008 24,000 2
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2007 100 30
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)
268
2,181,755
8,141
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