Boxed beef prices dropped $2.11 on Friday, hitting $219.20. The 27-day average price is now at $211.81. Select boxed beef pirces saw a tiny increase of two cents to $211.88, bringing the 27-day average price to $206.32.

Choice primal rib saw a huge drop after it's increases this week, falling $8.99 from $359.58 on Thursday. Choice primal loin also dropped by $2.33, followed closely by choice primal chuck dropping $2.01.