Choice boxed beef prices fell $1.76 on Thursday to $231.98, bringing the 27-day average price to $241.58. Select boxed beef prices dropped from $226.13 on Wednesday to $222.34 on Thursday. The $3.79 fall brought the 27-day average price to $231.70.

Choice primal chuck dropped $3.40 to $192.10, while choice primal brisket fell $3.21 to $162.48. Choice primal round saw an increase of 24 cents to hit $209.57.