State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Yellowstone County, Montana


        Located in south central Montana, Yellow-
    stone County is bisected lengthwise by the north-
    easterly flowing Yellowstone River. The Yellow-
    stone Valley extends through the county, flanked
    by benchlands. The Crow Indian Reservation
    reaches into the southeastern corner. Billings,
    the largest city in the state, is located here
    here making the county foremost commercially
    and industrially in southeastern Montana.
Crops - 2009 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
77,400
*
17,200
72,900
*
16,200
30.5
*
35.5
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
2,227,000
*
572,000
11
*
31
Barley 23,000 20,000 79.0 Bu. 1,572,000 9
Oats 800 600 80.0 Bu. 48,000 13
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
12,500
----
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5,100
7,400
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182.0
27.0
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Bu.
Tons
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926,000
198,000
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*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 7,100 5,100 30.0 Tons 152,800 *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
1,000
*
*
900
*
*
2,780
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
25,000
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
1,000 900 2,780 Cwt.
Cwt
25,000 *
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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----
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*
40,000
13,000
*
2.55
1.70
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
102,000
22,000
*
12
24
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 88,000
32,000
500
4
18
7
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2010 3,300 25
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)
1,407
1,615,769
1,148
1,686,490