State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Ravalli County, Montana


        The entire western boundary and half of
    the southern boundary of Ravalli County
    comprise a part of the Montana/Idaho border.
    The county occupies land in western Montana.
    Much of this land is the Bitterroot National
    Forest. The Bitterroot River runs through the
    center of the county from its northern to its
   southern border, through what is known as the
    Bitterroot Valley. The Bitterroot Mountain
    range, which is part of the Selway-Bitterroot
    Wilderness Area lies on the western border of
    the county.
Crops - 2007 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
*
1,500
*
*
1,400
*
*
26.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
*
36,000
*
*
48
Barley 2,100 1,300 73.0 Bu. 95,000 37
Oats 800 400 100.0 Bu. 40,000 19
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
400
----
*
33.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
13,000
----
*
15
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
35,000
15,000
20,000
2.90
3.70
2.30
Tons
Tons
Tons
101,400
56,000
45,400
24
27
5
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 36,500
15,400
1,700
34
40
2
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2008 4,500 21
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2007 200 26
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)
1,441
245,133
170
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