Choice boxed beef prices fell on Wednesday after a large jump on Tuesday. Prices fell from $266.77 on Tuesday to $265.80 on Wednesday. The 97 cent fall brought the 27-day average price to $259.85. Select boxed beef prices fared better, gaining 64 cents to hit $252.32.
Choice primal chuck saw a dip after its jump on Tuesday, falling $2.35 to hit $205.38 on Wednesday. Choice primal brisket saw the next highest drop of $1.13 to $182.58. Only choice primal short plate saw a gain yesterday, rising 45 cents to hit $189.