State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Rosebud County, Montana


        Rosebud County was established in February
    1901 and is located in the southeastern corner of
    Montana. The Yellowstone River runs through the
    heart of the county. It is made up primarily of
    rangeland, both to the north and south of the River.
    However, the extreme southeastern corner is
    occupied by a portion of the Custer National
    Forest. The Northern Cheyenne Indian Reservation
    also occupies a portion of the southern tip of
    Rosebud County.
Crops - 2008 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
31,600
*
22,100
31,000
*
22,100
33.5
*
32.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,034,000
*
708,000
16
*
22
Barley 5,000 2,600 82.0 Bu. 214,000 31
Oats 900 300 53.0 Bu. 16,000 35
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
7,400
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----
----
1,700
*
----
171.0
*
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Bu.
Tons
----
291,000
*
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 2,000 2,000 29.2 Tons 58,300 6
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
500
*
*
500
*
*
3,400
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
17,000
*
*
6
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
500 500 3,400 Cwt.
Cwt
17,000 6
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

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Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
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All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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36,000
24,000
12,000
2.16
2.50
1.45
Tons
Tons
Tons
77,800
60,500
17,300
23
23
23
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 82,000
*
*
7
*
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2009 2,800 29
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)
478
2,714,024
5,678
3,207,884