State Statistical Report Map  or  Names
Rosebud County, Montana


        Rosebud County was established in February
    1901 and is located in the southeastern corner of
    Montana. The Yellowstone River runs through the
    heart of the county. It is made up primarily of
    rangeland, both to the north and south of the River.
    However, the extreme southeastern corner is
    occupied by a portion of the Custer National
    Forest. The Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation
    also occupies a portion of the southern tip of
    Rosebud County.
Crops - 2007 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
23,700
*
19,700
21,100
*
16,700
29
*
23
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
602,000
*
378,000
24
*
32
Barley 5,700 2,500 62 Bu. 156,000 31
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
7,700
----
----
----
1,800
5,800
----
171
23
----
Bu.
Tons
----
307,000
131,000
----
7
2
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Beans 1/ * * * Cwt. * *
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
47,000
27,000
20,000
2.33
2.8
1.7
Tons
Tons
Tons
109,400
76,000
33,400
22
21
14
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 79,000
43,700
*
7
8
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2008 3,000 30
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2007 1,300 19
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)
412
2,540,898
6,167
3,207,916