Choice boxed beef gained 13 cents over the weekend, hitting $244.90 on Monday. The 27-day average price now rests at $237.86. Select boxed beef prices did not fare so well with a six-cent fall to $234.76, bringing the 27-day average price to $231.51.

Choice primal round dropped $2.44 to $221.27. Choice primal rib was close behind with a fall from $352.41 on Friday to $351.26 on Monday.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 245.46 247.13 247.65 244.77 244.90 0.13 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 236.22 237.42 235.91 234.82 234.76 -0.06 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 9.24 9.71 11.74 9.95 10.14 0.19 Report
Primal Values: Choice Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Change Report
  Rib 343.24 352.59 355.51 352.41 351.26 -1.15 Report
  Chuck 204.60 205.94 204.02 198.78 201.10 2.32 Report
  Round 227.53 225.08 226.48 223.71 221.27 -2.44 Report
  Loin 332.92 337.11 338.70 337.18 337.76 0.58 Report
  Brisket 168.46 168.95 170.36 169.94 169.45 -0.49 Report
  Short Plate 155.73 153.81 153.76 154.10 154.50 0.40 Report
  Flank 139.21 138.53 139.57 138.74 138.54 -0.20 Report
Loads Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Change Report
  Total 77.00 78.00 57.00 78.00 59.00 -19.00 Report
  Choice 52.58 40.73 25.59 47.31 39.62 -7.69 Report
  Select 14.88 20.67 19.91 18.98 10.34 -8.64 Report
  Trimmings 0.84 3.86 5.37 0.26 1.63 1.37 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 147.20 145.25 146.48 145.43 -- -1.05 Report
  BBLC Spread 98.26 101.88 101.17 99.34 -- -99.34 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Mon
Aug 24
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 91.04 89.70 87.11 87.36 88.07 0.71 Report
  BBPC Spread 154.42 157.43 160.54 157.41 156.83 -0.58 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Mon
Aug 17
Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 143.54 147.38 142.64 148.21 143.42 -4.79 Report
  BBCB Spread 98.08 104.49 99.44 101.35 -- -101.35 Report
Other Mon
Aug 17
Tue
Aug 18
Wed
Aug 19
Thu
Aug 20
Fri
Aug 21
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.55 12.47 12.46 12.44 12.44 0.00 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 223.19 221.91 222.38 221.69 222.54 0.85 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 228.07 227.90 228.22 227.03 225.98 -1.05 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 108,000 110,000 107,000 107,000 105,000 -2,000 Report