Choice boxed beef prices dropped from $209.77 on Monday to $209.23 on Tuesday. The 54-cent drop brought the 27-day average price to $215.12. Select boxed beef prices saw a slight increase of 30 cents to hit $198.54. The 27-day average price now rests at $207.31.
Choice primal rib prices saw a huge climb from $352.31 on Monday to $364.58 on Tuesday. The $12.27 increase brought the 27-day average price to $340.29. This was the only cut to see an increase, while the others dropped. The highest fall was $3.19 by choice primal loin, followed closely by choice primal round, which fell $2.95.