Choice boxed beef prices rose $1.73 on Tuesday to hit $260.85. This jump brought the 27-day average price to $258.40. Select boxed beef fared less well, seeing a slight decline of five cents, settling at $248.30 on Tuesday.
Choice primal rib saw a huge jump of $5.26 on Tuesday to hit $384.34. Choice primal loin was closely behind with a $4.71 increase to $387.37.