Choice boxed beef prices saw a 70 cent increase on Thursday to hit $205.46, bringing the 27-day average price to $211.92. Select boxed beef also jumped from $192.82 on Wednesday to $193.26 on Thursday. The 27-day average price now rests at $201.96.

Choice primal rib prices saw an increase on Thursday of $4.24 to hit $376.87. Choice primal loin saw the next highest increase of $2.97. The largest fall was seen by choice primal round at $1.29, though choice primal brisket was very close behind as it dropped $1.27.