Choice boxed beef prices saw a small jump from $210.81 on Wednesday to $210.89 on Thursday. The eight-cent increase brought the 27-day average price to $217.76. Select boxed beef had a greater increase of $1.11 to $206.46, bringing the 27-day average price to $211.86.

Choice primal loin saw the largest jump of $2.47, followed closely by choice primal rib with a $1.55 increase. Choice primal short plate and choice primial chuck were the only primial values to see a decrease, falling four dollars and $1.42, respectively.