Beef prices end the week positively. Choice boxed beef rose 37 cents to hit $235.47, bringing the 27-day average price to $237.04. Select boxed beef prices jumped 89 cents from $228.25 to $229.14. The increase brought the 27-day average price to $233.27.
Choice primal loin saw the largest increase of $2.07 to hit $319.30. Choice primal rib increased from $324.56 to $325.40 on Friday, an 84-cent increase that brought the 27-day average price to $329.50.