Choice boxed beef saw a 26 cent drop from Tuesday, hitting $247.74 on Wednesday. Select boxed beef saw a slightly larger fall, hitting $245.06 Wednesday from $245.60 on Tuesday. This fall brings this 27-day average to $240.15.

Choice primal rib and choice primal flank saw more positive results, both with significant rises from Tuesday to Wednesday. Chioce primal rib rose by $2.30 on Wednesday, bringing the 27-day average to $339.23. Choice primal flank came out at $132 on Wednesday, a $1.51 change from Tuesday. 

 

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Thu
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Fri
Mar 06
Mon
Mar 09
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
Mar 11
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 248.91 248.99 247.78 248.00 247.74 -0.26 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 247.46 245.63 245.38 245.60 245.06 -0.54 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 1.45 3.36 2.40 2.40 2.68 0.28 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Mon
Mar 09
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
Mar 11
Change Report
  Rib 353.42 353.18 351.78 355.53 357.83 2.30 Report
  Chuck 216.35 217.08 213.84 212.41 210.58 -1.83 Report
  Round 226.47 225.28 225.82 225.09 225.34 0.25 Report
  Loin 319.77 321.41 320.10 321.66 321.27 -0.39 Report
  Brisket 201.86 200.17 199.75 200.74 201.68 0.94 Report
  Short Plate 162.27 161.04 162.38 162.32 161.58 -0.74 Report
  Flank 131.37 130.65 130.48 130.49 132.00 1.51 Report
Loads Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Mon
Mar 09
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
Mar 11
Change Report
  Total 101.00 72.00 81.00 88.00 96.00 8.00 Report
  Choice 59.22 35.57 52.92 39.51 41.70 2.19 Report
  Select 13.19 13.33 8.52 18.31 20.53 2.22 Report
  Trimmings 4.80 8.50 9.13 8.26 12.53 4.27 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Mon
Mar 09
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
Mar 11
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 153.28 154.65 154.00 154.75 155.60 0.85 Report
  BBLC Spread 95.63 94.34 93.78 93.25 92.14 -1.11 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Mon
Mar 09
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
Mar 11
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 68.49 68.58 68.89 69.08 69.05 -0.03 Report
  BBPC Spread 180.42 180.41 178.89 178.92 178.69 -0.23 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Mon
Mar 09
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
Mar 11
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 136.60 135.92 135.05 137.09 135.72 -1.37 Report
  BBCB Spread 112.31 113.07 112.73 110.91 112.02 1.11 Report
Other Thu
Mar 05
Fri
Mar 06
Mon
Mar 09
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
Mar 11
Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.46 14.52 14.52 14.49 14.45 -0.04 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 230.44 229.77 229.94 231.81 230.94 -0.87 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 236.48 236.06 236.93 237.07 236.95 -0.12 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 108,000 102,000 110,000 109,000 103,000 -6,000 Report