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 - 2009 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
30,200
*
15,700
29,700
*
15,500
35.5
*
39.0
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,053,000
*
602,000
19
*
30
Barley * * * Bu. * *
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
7,100
----
----
----
1,300
5,800
----
173.0
25.5
----
Bu.
Tons
----
225,000
149,000
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 2,100 1,900 33.3 Tons 63,200 *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
* * * Cwt.
Cwt
* *
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
*  

*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
*
28,000
13,000
*
2.55
1.75
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
72,000
23,000
*
23
21
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 80,000
*
*
8
*
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2010 3,800 21
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)
478
2,714,024
5,678
3,207,884