State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Broadwater County, Montana


        Broadwater County lies in central Montana.
    The Big Belt Mountains and the Helena National
    Forest run along the eastern border, and another
    part of the Helena National Forest lies along
    the western boundary. The Missouri River and
    Canyon Ferry Lake reach from the southern to
    the northern borders. Aside from the
    mountainous landscape, the terrain is chiefly
    rolling foothills.
Crops - 2008 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
15,400
*
25,500
13,100
*
24,900
43.5
*
47.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
568,000
*
1,183,000
26
*
18
Barley 5,400 5,000 62.0 Bu. 309,000 26
Oats 500 400 90.0 Bu. 36,000 16
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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*
*
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*
*
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Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
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*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
* * * Cwt.
Cwt
* *
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
*  

*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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----
25,000
19,000
6,000
3.32
3.75
1.90
Tons
Tons
Tons
82,900
71,400
11,500
19
15
36
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, 2009 22,000
*
*
43
*
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2009 * *
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2008 * *
2/ That have calved. * Insufficient data for publication
Census of Agriculture - 2007 -
Number of Farms
Land in Farms (Acres)
Average Farm Size (Acres)
Total Land Area (Acres)
302
474,892
1,572
760,620