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Roosevelt County, Montana


        Located in extreme northeastern Montana,
    Roosevelt County has the lowest altitude in the
    state. The Montana/North Dakota border marks
    the eastern boundary, while the Missouri River
    marks the entire southern boundary. The Poplar
    River traverses the county from north to south,
    emptying into the Missouri River at the
    southern border. The Fort Peck Indian
    Reservation occupies all but the eastern
    section of the county. The terrain is mainly
    rolling prairie.
Crops - 2008 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
29,500
89,600
245,200
22,900
82,600
234,100
27.5
15.5
17.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
627,000
1,278,000
4,002,000
23
3
2
Barley 7,000 5,300 43.0 Bu. 226,000 29
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
1,000
----
----
----
800
200
----
179.0
20.0
----
Bu.
Tons
----
143,000
4,000
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
4,500
*
*
3,700
*
*
290
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
10,700
*
*
6
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
* * * Cwt.
Cwt
* *
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
4,500
2,100  

*
*
3,400
1,900
*
*
330
370
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
1,112,000
694,000
*
*
4
7
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
64,000
36,000
28,000
1.13
1.35
0.85
Tons
Tons
Tons
72,500
49,300
23,200
25
25
13
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 39,000
24,500
*
32
29
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2009 1,700 35
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2008 100 31
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)
728
1,451,828
1,994
1,507,603