Choice boxed beef prices continue to rise for the third day running on Wednesday, hitting $252.09. This steady rise brought the 27-day average to $248.61. Select boxed beef also rose 94 cents, climbing by 20 cent from Tuesday.

Choice primal rib saw a slight decrease, dropping by 88 cents to $333.77. Choice flank continues on the rise with a 3.02 increase, hitting 135.47 from yesterday's 132.45. The 27-day price for choice flank is now  $124.99.

 

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Thu
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 248.70 248.00 248.87 250.52 252.09 1.57 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 238.74 238.97 240.10 240.84 241.78 0.94 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 9.96 9.04 8.77 9.68 10.31 0.63 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
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Change Report
  Rib 342.25 334.63 331.78 334.65 333.77 -0.88 Report
  Chuck 222.60 222.65 219.57 221.63 224.85 3.22 Report
  Round 239.10 238.55 240.47 240.18 239.88 -0.30 Report
  Loin 295.00 296.18 302.38 304.78 306.75 1.97 Report
  Brisket 221.53 220.66 223.10 225.50 226.87 1.37 Report
  Short Plate 173.37 173.92 177.15 177.78 180.62 2.84 Report
  Flank 128.08 129.20 129.42 132.45 135.47 3.02 Report
Loads Thu
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Change Report
  Total 94.00 68.00 91.00 84.00 149.00 65.00 Report
  Choice 41.45 41.96 55.04 46.16 72.45 26.29 Report
  Select 30.14 10.68 15.59 28.17 35.33 7.16 Report
  Trimmings 8.83 2.02 3.93 0.00 9.95 9.95 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
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Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 163.55 165.68 166.23 166.03 165.90 -0.13 Report
  BBLC Spread 85.15 82.32 82.64 84.49 86.19 1.70 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
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Change Report
  Pork Carcass 84.34 83.77 83.91 82.43 82.49 0.06 Report
  BBPC Spread 164.36 164.23 164.96 168.09 169.60 1.51 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
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Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 125.71 128.57 128.12 125.72 126.20 0.48 Report
  BBCB Spread 122.99 119.43 120.75 124.80 125.89 1.09 Report
Other Thu
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 15.49 15.49 15.44 15.45 15.43 -0.02 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 237.64 236.35 236.49 236.37 236.56 0.19 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 238.40 239.58 241.37 242.02 244.49 2.47 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 91,000 0 106,000 112,000 104,000 -8,000 Report