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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 - 2010 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
*
248,000
40,200
*
247,000
39,200
*
33.7
31.9
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
*
8,312,000
1,252,000
*
1
20
Barley * * * Bu. * *
Oats 1,700 900 64.4 Bu. 58,000 8
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
*
----
*
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
----
*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
1,900
113,000
*
1,900
112,000
*
1,450
1,400
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
27,600
1,565,000
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans

1,900

1,900

1,450

Cwt.

27,600

*
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
3,600
*  

*
*
3,600
*
*
*
900
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
3,250,000
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
22,000
22,000
*
1.82
1.80
*
Tons
Tons
Tons
40,000
40,000
*
35
41
*
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 24,500
16,000
*
40
39
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2011 1,400 38
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2010 * *
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