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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 - 2007 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
60,000
*
27,000
59,400
*
26,600
30.0
*
29.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,758,000
*
765,000
12
*
20
Barley 18,700 16,400 80.0 Bu. 1,308,000 9
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
16,200
----
----
----
5,700
10,100
----
186.0
25.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
1,058,000
256,000
----
1
1
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 7,640 7,430 22.9 Tons 170,000 3
Dry Beans 1/ 900 900 2,280 Cwt. 20,500 6
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
52,000
40,000
12,000
2.28
2.40
2.00
Tons
Tons
Tons
118,800
95,000
23,800
17
15
25
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 120,000
32,500
600
2
18
7
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2008 3,600 27
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)
1,279
1,568,637
1,226
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