Market Report

Riverton Livestock Market’s feeder cattle sales report for Tuesday, Aug. 8. Receipts: 112. Last Week: 0. Last Year: 269. Compared to two weeks ago, on a light summer offering; not enough of any one class for a good market test or comparisons. Demand moderate to good. Slaughter cows accounted for approximately 23 percent of the run, slaughter bulls 18 percent, feeder cows 20 percent, feeder bulls 2 percent, bred cows 2 percent, cow/calf pairs 3 percent with feeder calves 32 percent with no group offerings. Summer schedule runs through August with sales every two weeks. The next sale will be on Tuesday, Aug. 22.