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Pondera County is ideal for young families interested in agriculture « Back to Search Results Featured Item!
Posted on: June 19, 2017
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Pondera County agriculture continues to grow and is looking for the next generation of family farms. Known as the Golden Triangle because of the yellow color of the crops, Pondera County grows some of the best winter wheat in the United States.

Rural agriculture covers approximately 1,640 square miles of this county which varies from flat to the Continental Divide. Most farms are family-owned and raise wheat, barley, hay and livestock. The robust agriculture and several oil and natural gas employers make Pondera County a great place to start a family.

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Local folklore claims that the name "Pondera" comes from the French word "Pend d'Oreille", which means golden bread, as many of the native grasses in the area are a golden color. Today the production of wheat is the county's primary industry.  It's county seat is Conrad.