Choice boxed beef prices continue to fall on Tuesday to $254.09. This 35 cent drop brought the 27-day average price to $259.50. Select boxed beef saw a hard fall on Tuesday of $1.81 to hit $243.01. The 27-day average price is now at $243.01.

Choice primal rib saw the largest drop on Tuesday of $3.78 to $372.86. Choice primal chuck saw the second highest drop of $1.48. Choice primal loin was one of only two cuts to see an increase, rising $3.07 to hit $369.98.

 

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 260.76 260.18 255.11 254.44 254.09 -0.35 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 250.10 248.48 243.57 244.82 243.01 -1.81 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 10.66 11.70 11.54 9.62 11.07 1.45 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Change Report
  Rib 382.18 378.87 376.09 376.64 372.86 -3.78 Report
  Chuck 202.39 202.38 198.56 198.84 197.36 -1.48 Report
  Round 219.79 219.62 215.10 214.88 214.47 -0.41 Report
  Loin 379.52 378.97 369.81 366.91 369.98 3.07 Report
  Brisket 184.18 184.19 175.31 173.37 174.64 1.27 Report
  Short Plate 187.08 186.41 183.84 183.34 181.97 -1.37 Report
  Flank 149.85 149.94 148.79 148.12 147.95 -0.17 Report
Loads Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Change Report
  Total 116.00 88.00 90.00 57.00 101.00 44.00 Report
  Choice 57.71 44.67 50.15 38.93 36.82 -2.11 Report
  Select 24.54 24.82 18.47 11.71 39.05 27.34 Report
  Trimmings 9.47 9.94 8.06 1.10 16.85 15.75 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 152.48 153.50 152.33 153.15 -- 0.82 Report
  BBLC Spread 108.28 106.68 102.78 101.29 -- -101.29 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
May 26
Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 86.65 85.98 84.84 86.08 87.33 1.25 Report
  BBPC Spread 174.78 175.34 169.03 167.11 -- -167.11 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
May 26
Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 160.37 160.31 158.39 156.51 152.38 -4.13 Report
  BBCB Spread 100.45 101.79 98.60 102.06 -- -102.06 Report
Other Tue
May 26
Wed
May 27
Thu
May 28
Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.66 13.58 13.64 13.65 13.60 -0.05 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 232.35 232.48 231.36 232.13 232.49 0.36 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 243.35 243.42 242.42 240.21 240.11 -0.10 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 2,000 117,000 116,000 115,000 114,000 -1,000 Report