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Gallatin County, Montana


        Gallatin County is located on the headwaters
    of the Missouri River in southern Montana at
    the northwest corner of Yellowstone National
    Park. Between one-third and one-half of the
    county is contained within the Gallatin National
    Forest. Gallatin County was established in
    February 1865 and is a major agricultural area.
    The county seat is Bozeman.
Crops - 2008 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
*
37,200
*
*
36,800
*
*
55.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
*
2,032,000
*
*
14
Barley 26,000 25,000 54.0 Bu. 1,358,000 8
Oats 700 600 82.0 Bu. 49,000 10
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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----
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*
*
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*
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
----
*
*
Potatoes 3,800 3,700 340 Cwt. 1,258,000 1
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
----
----
----
46,000
39,000
7,000
3.46
3.70
2.10
Tons
Tons
Tons
159,100
144,300
14,800
4
2
29
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 53,000
21,000
4,700
20
34
1
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2009 3,100 28
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)
1,071
776,868
725
1,665,679