Choice boxed beef prices continued to drop on Tuesday, falling $1.30 to hit $246.66. The 27-day average price now rests at $250.65. Select boxed beef prices dropped further from $245.26 on Monday to $241.68 on Tuesday. This $3.58 drop brougth the 27-day average price to $244.46.
Choice primal rib dropped $6.17 on Tuesday to hit $344.02. The large fall brought the 27-day average price to $357.38. Choice primal chuck saw the next largest fall, dropping from $209.32 to $206.16. The $3.16 fall brought the 27-day average price to $205.34. Choice primal flank and chioce primal loin both saw increases of $1.34 and $3.26, respectively.