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McCone County, Montana


        McCone County is situated in the north-
    eastern section of Montana with the Missouri
    River defining its northern border. A leg of
    the Fort Peck Lake lies just on the western
    boundary of the county. The county is
    characterized mostly by plains, although the
    land along the northern boundary is broken up
    by the Missouri Breaks along the river. The
    county was established in April 1919.
Crops - 2009 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
43,200
*
166,000
38,200
*
161,000
30.0
*
24.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,150,000
*
3,982,000
18
*
6
Barley 16,000 8,000 41.0 Bu. 326,000 25
Oats 3,500 600 25.0 Bu. 15,000 39
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
*
----
*
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
2,900
*
*
2,900
*
*
790
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
23,000
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
* * * Cwt.
Cwt
* *
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
800  

*
*
*
800
*
*
*
1,170
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
932,000
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
*
18,000
26,000
*
1.55
1.05
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
28,000
27,500
*
42
12
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, 2010 32,500
24,500
*
35
28
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2010 6,100 10
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2009 * *
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)
489
1,506,824
3,081
1,691,234