Choice boxed beef prices saw a slight fall of only four cents, dropping to $250.84. Select boxed beef had an increase, rising from $244.81 on thursday to $345.79 on Friday. The 98-cent change brought the 27-day average price to $245.27.
Choice primal loin saw the largest decrease on Friday, falling $2.72 to hit $337.69. Other cuts that saw a fall were choice primal brisket and choice primal chuck, dropping two and seven cents, respectively. Choice primal round saw an increase of $1.80 to hit $224.82.