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Sheridan County, Montana


        Sheridan County lies in the extreme
    northeastern portion of Montana. It is mostly
    prairie and the land is three-fourths tillable.
    The soil is of glacier origin which provides a
    rich base for small grain production.
Crops - 2009 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
259,000
48,800
*
239,000
48,300
*
34.0
30.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
8,067,000
1,480,000
*
1
17
Barley 6,000 5,000 57.0 Bu. 286,000 29
Oats 2,200 1,600 63.0 Bu. 101,000 3
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
*
----
*
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
68,000
*
*
66,800
*
*
1,560
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
1,043,000
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
* * * Cwt.
Cwt
* *
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
4,100
*  

*
*
4,100
*
*
*
1,240
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
5,075,000
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
*
16,000
25,000
*
1.55
1.10
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
25,000
27,000
*
45
14
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 25,000
15,900
*
40
39
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2010 1,500 38
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)
602
1,065,503
1,770
1,072,949