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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 - 2011 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
4,100
200,000
36,100
4,000
191,000
35,100
40.5
27.5
28.9
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
162,000
5,246,000
1,014,000
37
1
18
Barley * * * Bu. * *
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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*
*
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*
*
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Bu.
Tons
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*
*
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*
*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
1,900
88,400
*
1,900
84,700
*
1,530
1,200
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
29,000
1,020,000
*
5
1
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans

1,900

1,900

1,530

Cwt.

29,000

5
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
*  

*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
----
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*
24,000
17,000
*
2.15
1.65
Tons
Tons
Tons
*
52,000
28,000
*
34
12
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 24,500
15,800
*
40
39
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2012 1,400 38
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)
602
1,065,503
1,770
1,072,949