Choice boxed beef prices saw a 44-cent fall on Tuesday to hit $244.46. The 27-day average price is now at $238.28. Select boxed beef saw a decrease from $234.76 on Monday to $234.58 on Tuesday. The 18-cent fall brought the 27-day average price to $231.69.

Choice primal round saw the largest fall of $4.31 to hit $216.96. Choice primal short plate was close behind with a drop of $3.59.

 
 
Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Wed
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Fri
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Aug 24
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Aug 25
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 247.13 247.65 244.77 244.90 244.46 -0.44 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 237.42 235.91 234.82 234.76 234.58 -0.18 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 9.71 11.74 9.95 10.14 9.88 -0.26 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
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Tue
Aug 25
Change Report
  Rib 352.59 355.51 352.41 351.26 351.14 -0.12 Report
  Chuck 205.94 204.02 198.78 201.10 203.39 2.29 Report
  Round 225.08 226.48 223.71 221.27 216.96 -4.31 Report
  Loin 337.11 338.70 337.18 337.76 338.31 0.55 Report
  Brisket 168.95 170.36 169.94 169.45 169.79 0.34 Report
  Short Plate 153.81 153.76 154.10 154.50 150.91 -3.59 Report
  Flank 138.53 139.57 138.74 138.54 138.11 -0.43 Report
Loads Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Change Report
  Total 78.00 57.00 78.00 59.00 66.00 7.00 Report
  Choice 40.73 25.59 47.31 39.62 32.24 -7.38 Report
  Select 20.67 19.91 18.98 10.34 13.21 2.87 Report
  Trimmings 3.86 5.37 0.26 1.63 4.25 2.62 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Tue
Aug 25
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 145.25 146.48 145.43 143.85 -- -1.58 Report
  BBLC Spread 101.88 101.17 99.34 101.05 -- -101.05 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 91.04 89.70 87.11 87.36 88.07 0.71 Report
  BBPC Spread 157.43 160.54 157.41 156.83 -- -156.83 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 147.38 142.64 148.21 143.42 143.46 0.04 Report
  BBCB Spread 104.49 99.44 101.35 101.44 -- -101.44 Report
Other Tue
Aug 18
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Aug 19
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Mon
Aug 24
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.47 12.46 12.44 12.44 12.32 -0.12 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 221.91 222.38 221.69 222.54 222.64 0.10 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 227.90 228.22 227.03 225.98 225.65 -0.33 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 110,000 107,000 107,000 105,000 109,000 4,000 Report