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Big Horn

Total population (2010 census): 12,865
Total population (1990 census): 11,337
County seat: Hardin

Extension office

CropSELECT

Cereals, Pseudocereals, Oilseeds
Industrial, Fiber
Forages
Vegetables
Small Fruits
Tree Fruits and Nuts
Herb, Aromatic, Medicinal, and Bioactive

Crop Statistics (2007 US Census of Agriculture)
Field Crops for Grain Farms Acres Yield (bu)
Barley 66 18048 1150445
Maize=Corn 11 745 100165
Wheat, Total 122 102081 3816766
Other Spring Wheat 53 14352 580591
Winter Wheat 98 87729 3236175
Oats 11 467 34700
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
Austrian Winter Peas 1 D D
Emmer and Spelt 2 D D
Field and Grass Seed Crops 7 619 X
Alfalfa Seed 7 619 341502 Ibs
Mustard Seed 1 D D
Safflower 1 D D
Sugarbeets for Sugar 41 9744 238644 tons
Dry Edible Beans 1 D D
Dry Edible Peas - - -
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 333 82776 D
Alfalfa Hay 293 70177 181466
Small Grain Hay 44 4240 8373
Tame Hay 57 5292 8285
Wild Hay 21 3067 D
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 4 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 15 1935 47143
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Floriculture Crops 1 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 1 D D D

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 3 139 17284 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 178 137631 5060197 bu
Spring Wheat 98 D D
Winter Wheat 140 106097 3845178 bu
Barley 94 13310 782619 bu
Oats 36 1305 83730 bu
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 22 3239 X
Alfalfa Seed 20 2914 508920 lbs
Wheatgrass Seed 4 325 17510 lbs
Total Hay* 301 64535 136892 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 270 48627 113382 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 46 2905 D
Tame Hay 46 7547 11497 tons, dry
Wild Hay 43 5133 6055 tons dry
Grass Silage 3 323 D
Corn for Silage 19 1283 28611 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sugar Beets for Sugar 46 7912 177615 tons
Sweet Corn 3 5  
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops, Cut Christmas Trees Harvested, Mushrooms, and Sod Grown for Sale Farms Sq. ft. under glass or other protection Acres in the open Sales ($1,000)
Nursery and Greenhouse Crops 5 9264 D 61
Floriculture Crops 3 D D D
Bedding/Garden Plants 3 D D D

*Alfalfa, grass silage, green chops etc.
(-) = Represents zero.
(D) = Withheld to avoid disclosing data for individual farms.
(NA) = Not Available.
(X) = Not Applicable.
(Z) = Less than half of the unit shown.


Last Updated: July 11, 2012

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