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Richland County, Montana


        Richland County occupies acres of prairie
    along the Montana/North Dakota border in
    northeastern Montana. The entire northern
    boundary of the county is defined by a section
    of the Missouri River, while the Yellowstone
    River cuts across the southeastern corner.
    Richland County was established in May 1914,
    and claims Sidney as the county seat.
Crops - 2011 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
12,000
*
138,600
11,400
*
130,400
34.6
*
29.1
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
395,000
*
3,800,000
31
*
6
Barley * * * Bu. * *
Oats 4,500 300 40.0 Bu. 12,000 29
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
6,900
----
----
----
2,900
3,900
----
139.3
19.5
----
Bu.
Tons
----
404,000
77,000
----
4
3
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets 12,900 * 24.2 Tons 290,000 1
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans

*

*

*

Cwt.

*

*
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
4,100  

*
*
*
4,100
*
*
*
800
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
3,300,000
*
*
*
1
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
----
----
*
39,000
24,000
*
2.50
1.65
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
97,000
39,000
*
17
6
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 63,000
*
*
15
*
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2012 4,400 18
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2011 * *
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)
548
1,279,300
2,334
1,333,850