State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Phillips County, Montana


        Phillips County occupies acres of rolling
    prairies in north central Montana. The entire
    southern boundary of the county is comprised of
    portions of the Missouri River and Ft. Peck
    Lake. Portions of the Charles M. Russell and
    UL Bend National Wildlife Refuges lie along the
    banks of the Missouri River and Ft. Peck Lake
    in southern Phillips County. The Milk River
    crosses west to east through the center of the
    county, and the northern boundary of Phillips
    County makes up a portion of the
    Montana/Canadian border.
Crops - 2008 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
44,200
6,100
91,800
36,100
6,000
86,800
33.0
18.5
25.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,189,000
110,000
2,199,000
15
15
11
Barley 21,000 9,500 33.0 Bu. 316,000 25
Oats 2,900 1,200 40.0 Bu. 48,000 11
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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Bu.
Tons
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*
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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

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*
*
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*
*
*
*
*
*
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Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
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All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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71,000
36,000
35,000
1.67
1.80
1.50
Tons
Tons
Tons
118,500
65,500
53,000
11
19
2
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 89,000
57,000
*
5
3
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2009 5,100 17
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)
556
2,006,068
3,608
3,289,306