Choice boxed beef prices decline for the fourth day counting, hitting $253.88 from $255.99 on Thursday. The decline brings the 27-day average price to $251.33.



Choice primal rib rose by $.67 after a $5 drop from Wednesday to Thursday. However, choice primal chuck continued a large fall, dropping $6.36 from $230.52 on Thursday, leaving the 27-day average at $223.67. Choice primal brisket saw a similar drop from $236.54 to $230.60.