New Livestock Processing Plant Wants To Make Fremont County More Self-Sustainable


By Taylar Stagner, Wyoming Public Media

Feb 16, 2021


While there are a few smaller meat processors in central Wyoming, in Riverton a new processing plant looks to keep more and business in its own community.


Genuine Meats is currently under construction, and its owners hope to bring a new service to Fremont County.


Right now most of the cattle raised locally is shipped off to another state to be butchered. This processing plant hopes to keep cattle closer to home to cut down on shipping costs in addition to making local food more sustainable?


... Genuine Meats looks to be one of the biggest USDA approved meat processing plants in the state...