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Phillips County, Montana


        Phillips County occupies acres of rolling
    prairies in north central Montana. The entire
    southern boundary of the county is comprised of
    portions of the Missouri River and Ft. Peck
    Lake. Portions of the Charles M. Russell and
    UL Bend National Wildlife Refuges lie along the
    banks of the Missouri River and Ft. Peck Lake
    in southern Phillips County. The Milk River
    crosses west to east through the center of the
    county, and the northern boundary of Phillips
    County makes up a portion of the
    Montana/Canadian border.
Crops - 2012 Acres
Planted
Acres
Harvested
Yield Unit Production Rank
Winter Wheat
Durum Wheat
Other Spring Wheat
65,300
*
113,600
63,200
*
112,500
46.6
*
34.3
Bu.
Bu.
Bu.
2,946,000
*
3,864,000
11
*
11
Barley 15,000 7,000 46.6 Bu. 326,000 27
Oats * * * Bu. * *
Corn
    For Grain
    For Silage
*
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Bu.
Tons
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*
Potatoes * * * Cwt. * *
Sugar Beets * * * Tons * *
Dry Peas
   Lentils
   Austrian Winter Peas
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
*
Cwt
Cwt
Cwt
*
*
*
*
*
*
Dry Beans 1/
   Pinto Beans
* * * Cwt.
Cwt
* *
Flaxseed
Canola
Mustard Seed
Safflower

*
*
*
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Bu
Lbs
Lbs
Lbs
*
*
*
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All Hay
    Alfalfa
    All Other
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68,000
42,000
26,000
1.85
1.90
1.80
Tons
Tons
Tons
126,000
79,000
47,000
7
12
2
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, 2013 88,000
58,000
*
5
3
*
All Sheep & Lambs January 1, 2013 4,300 18
Hogs & Pigs December 1, 2012 * *
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)
556
2,006,068
3,608
3,289,306