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McCone County, Montana


        McCone County is situated in the north-
    eastern section of Montana with the Missouri
    River defining its northern border. A leg of
    the Fort Peck Lake lies just on the western
    boundary of the county. The county is
    characterized mostly by plains, although the
    land along the northern boundary is broken up
    by the Missouri Breaks along the river. The
    county was established in April 1919.
Crops - 2007 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
31,500
5,000
176,000
29,400
5,000
175,000
32
26
23
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
953,000
129,000
4,064,000
16
7
3
Barley 24,700 16,000 35 Bu. 565,000 19
Oats 3,900 1,500 41 Bu. 62,000 8
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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39,000
17,000
22,000
1.37
1.6
1.2
Tons
Tons
Tons
53,600
26,500
27,100
41
45
21
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 31,600
20,400
*
36
36
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2008 5,500 19
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2007 * *
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)
496
1,346,271
2,714
1,691,216