State Statisticsl Report Map  or  Names
Ravalli County, Montana


        The entire western boundary and half of
    the southern boundary of Ravalli County
    comprise a part of the Montana/Idaho border.
    The county occupies land in western Montana.
    Much of this land is the Bitterroot National
    Forest. The Bitterroot River runs through the
    center of the county from its northern to its
   southern border, through what is known as the
    Bitterroot Valley. The Bitterroot Mountain
    range, which is part of the Selway-Bitterroot
    Wilderness Area lies on the western border of
    the county.
Crops - 2011 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
800
*
2,300
720
*
2,200
57.2
*
62.7
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
41,200
*
138,000
48
*
42
Barley * * * Bu. * *
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
----
----
----
*
*
----
*
*
----
Bu.
Tons
----
*
*
----
*
*
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
----
----
----
*
12,000
10,000
*
3.40
2.30
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
41,000
23,000
*
42
20
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, 2012 36,000
15,000
1,200
34
40
2
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2012 3,600 20
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2011 200 24
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)
1,532
262,872
172
1,530,252