Choice boxed beef prices fell 42 cents on Wednesday to hit $247.53, bringing the 27-day average price to $257.29. Select boxed beef prices dropped even harder, falling from $241.72 on Tuesday to $240.82 on Wednesday. The 90 cent drop resulted in a 27-day average price of $246.18.

Choice primal rib had a steep fall on Wednesday of $8.74, bringing the 27-day average price to $376.84. Choice primal chuck also saw a drop of $1.72.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 

 

 
Boxed Beef Thu
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 250.51 245.17 244.56 247.95 247.53 -0.42 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 242.00 238.83 235.99 241.72 240.82 -0.90 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 8.51 6.34 8.57 6.23 6.71 0.48 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
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Fri
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Mon
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Wed
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Change Report
  Rib 370.54 356.94 357.05 365.16 356.42 -8.74 Report
  Chuck 200.29 193.97 194.41 200.46 198.74 -1.72 Report
  Round 212.21 210.01 208.87 212.13 214.51 2.38 Report
  Loin 352.42 347.72 345.58 344.93 347.19 2.26 Report
  Brisket 173.75 169.26 167.72 171.48 173.19 1.71 Report
  Short Plate 183.15 181.07 181.77 179.85 178.61 -1.24 Report
  Flank 148.46 146.72 146.41 147.19 149.80 2.61 Report
Loads Thu
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Fri
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Mon
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Tue
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Wed
Jun 10
Change Report
  Total 105.00 98.00 56.00 72.00 124.00 52.00 Report
  Choice 49.55 50.84 28.09 40.19 53.45 13.26 Report
  Select 33.54 20.30 9.91 15.12 24.55 9.43 Report
  Trimmings 11.41 9.79 4.36 4.43 11.60 7.17 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
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Fri
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Mon
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Wed
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Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 153.23 152.83 153.48 155.08 -- 1.60 Report
  BBLC Spread 97.28 92.34 91.08 92.87 -- -92.87 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Wed
Jun 03
Thu
Jun 04
Fri
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Mon
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Jun 09
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 87.90 87.09 85.41 85.65 85.03 -0.62 Report
  BBPC Spread 163.42 159.76 158.91 162.92 -- -162.92 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Wed
Jun 03
Thu
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Fri
Jun 05
Mon
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Tue
Jun 09
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 157.16 153.30 154.96 154.33 148.16 -6.17 Report
  BBCB Spread 97.21 90.21 90.23 99.79 -- -99.79 Report
Other Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Tue
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.71 13.55 13.57 13.57 13.52 -0.05 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 230.38 230.93 230.84 230.91 228.19 -2.72 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 237.55 237.26 235.32 231.96 233.54 1.58 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 111,000 110,000 101,000 112,000 112,000 0 Report