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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 - 2009 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
25,800
88,000
234,200
25,500
84,000
231,200
35.5
30.0
29.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
904,000
2,499,000
6,695,000
22
2
1
Barley 7,000 5,000 49.0 Bu. 244,000 30
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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Bu.
Tons
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*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
6,600
*
*
6,200
*
*
1,150
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
71,000
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
* * * Cwt.
Cwt
* *
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

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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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*
44,000
30,000
*
1.45
1.20
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
64,000
36,500
*
24
6
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 38,000
24,000
*
32
29
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2010 1,600 37
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2009 100 25
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