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Yellowstone

Total population (2010 census): 147,972
Total population (1990 census): 113,419
County seat: Billings

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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 115 17683 1336760
Buckwheat 1 D D
Maize=Corn 54 6953 1243903
Wheat, Total 132 82426 2363585
Durum Wheat - - -
Other Spring Wheat 88 24953 713873
Winter Wheat 81 57473 1649712
Oats 15 683 30150
Other Crops Farms Acres Yield
All Other Crops 3 D X
Field and Grass Seed Crops 3 1080 X
Alfalfa Seed 2 D D
Ryegrass Seed 1 D D
Wheatgrass Seed 1 D D
Sugarbeets for Sugar 53 8205 199372 tons
Dry Edible Beans 10 1075 23325 cwt
Dry Edible Peas 1 D D
Forages Farms Acres Yield (tons)
Total Hay* 603 53037 120587
Alfalfa Hay 462 41666 98907
Small Grain Hay 51 2993 7694
Tame Hay 149 6952 12271
Wild Hay 42 1426 1715
All Haylage, Grass Silage & Greenchop 9 485 2826
Sorghum for Silage or Greenchop 1 D D
Corn for Silage or Greenchop 88 11221 270037
Vegetables and Melons Farms Acres Yield
Snap Beans 5 D  
Cantaloupes 2 D  
Carrots 1 D  
Cucumbers and Pickles 5 D  
Garlic 1 D  
Fresh Cut Herbs 3 D  
All Lettuce 3 1  
Dry Onions 3 Z  
Green Onions 2 D  
Green Peas 1 D  
Sweet Peppers 4 D  
Potatoes 2 D  
Pumkins 4 D  
Squash 6 6  
Sweet Corn 5 57  
Tomatoes 8 D  
Watermelons 2 D  
Other Vegetables 3 1  
Fruits and Nuts Farms Acres Yield
Apples 4 2  
Apricots 1 D  
Grapes 3 1  
Pears 2 D  
Plums and Prunes 3 D  
Hazelnuts 3 D  
Raspberries 3 D  
Strawberries 1 D  
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)
Bulbs, Corms, Rhizomes, and Tubers 2 D D D
Sod Harvested 1 X D D
Cut Christmas Trees 2 X D NA
Vegetable Seeds 1 D - D
Flower Seeds 1 D - D
Floriculture Crops 12 231558 D 1730076
Bedding/Garden Plants 12 201113 D 1658602
Foliage Plants 1 D - D
Potted Flowering Plants 2 D - D
Greenhouse Crops 3 27684 X 217231
Nursery Stock 12 19792 53 D

Crop Statistics (1997 US Census of Agriculture)
Cereals Farms Acres Yield
Maize=Corn 32 2690 375110 bu
Wheat for Grain, Total 208 97210 3234657 bu
Spring Wheat 102 D D
Winter Wheat 161 65428 2299023 bu
Barley 179 18700 1309766 bu
Oats 31 1229 75650 bu
Grain Legumes Farms Acres Yield
Dry Edible Beans 16 978 21188 cwt
Forages Farms Acres Yield
Field Seed and Grass Seed Crops 9 1043 X
Alfalfa Seed 9 1043 145305 lbs
Total Hay* 595 52085 115109 tons, dry
Alfalfa Hay 492 39161 94318 tons, dry
Small Grain Hay 45 2392 3414 tons, dry
Tame Hay 124 7808 12772 tons, dry
Wild Hay 50 1998 2669 tons dry
Grass Silage 16 726 5810 tons, grn
Corn for Silage 114 11290 239831 tons, grn
Vegetables Farms Acres Yield
Sugar Beets for Sugar 81 9755 211375 tons
Pumpkins 5 45  
Sweet Corn 7 255  
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 14 169400 200 2287
Nursery, Floriculture Vegetable and Flower Seed Crops 7 X 188 X
Floriculture Crops 8 D D 1524
Bedding/Garden Plants 6 130700 D 1014
Potted Flowering Plants 4 D D D
Nursery Crops 6 D 21 162

*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 12, 2012

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