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Garfield County, Montana


        Garfield County lies in east central Montana
    and the landscape is generally rolling. The
    entire northern and half of the eastern
    boundaries are comprised of the Fort Peck Lake.
    The Musselshell River makes up the western
    boundary. Portions of the Charles M. Russell
    National Wildlife Refuge lie along the banks of
    Fort Peck Lake within the county. The Fort
    Peck Dam makes up a section of the extreme
    northeastern boundary.
Crops - 2010 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
46,000
*
53,100
39,200
*
51,100
42.0
*
30.2
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
1,646,000
*
1,543,000
13
*
18
Barley 17,000 5,600 40.4 Bu. 226,000 30
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
700
----
----
----
600
*
----
86.7
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
52,000
*
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans

*

*

*

Cwt.

*

*
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
*  

*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
82,000
40,000
42,000
1.55
1.35
1.75
Tons
Tons
Tons
127,000
54,000
73,000
20
31
3
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, 2011 72,000
45,000
*
12
7
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2011 19,600 2
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2010 100 31
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)
288
2,391,958
8,305
2,987,498