Both choice and select boxed beef prices were up on Wednesday. Choice boxed beef prices rose $1.33 to $260.63. The 27-day average price is now $251.92. Select boxed beef prices rose 3 cents to $250.77.

Choice primal loin prices gained $4.91 to $366.70. All other choice primal beef prices were also up on Wednesday, except choice primal rib and brisket.

Choice primal rib prices dropped 49 cents on Wednesday, bring prices to $390.06. Choice primal brisket prices dropped $1.31 to $192.59.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Thu
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 258.38 257.16 257.40 259.30 260.63 1.33 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 252.60 251.05 249.95 250.74 250.77 0.03 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 5.78 6.11 7.45 8.56 9.86 1.30 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
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Change Report
  Rib 383.76 384.53 390.15 390.55 390.06 -0.49 Report
  Chuck 207.44 206.91 204.20 207.30 207.72 0.42 Report
  Round 221.62 219.50 221.69 221.38 221.82 0.44 Report
  Loin 362.22 359.37 358.86 361.79 366.70 4.91 Report
  Brisket 195.18 194.29 194.20 193.90 192.59 -1.31 Report
  Short Plate 171.61 172.34 172.38 176.08 178.00 1.92 Report
  Flank 142.86 140.39 140.97 145.26 146.49 1.23 Report
Loads Thu
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Change Report
  Total 89.00 79.00 50.00 58.00 79.00 21.00 Report
  Choice 65.66 44.83 31.37 26.35 36.10 9.75 Report
  Select 13.88 25.51 10.07 8.44 14.22 5.78 Report
  Trimmings 3.31 0.00 0.00 4.67 2.86 -1.81 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
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Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 161.80 158.80 158.83 159.60 -- 0.77 Report
  BBLC Spread 96.58 98.36 98.57 99.70 -- -99.70 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Wed
Apr 08
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Change Report
  Pork Carcass 65.43 65.76 65.72 65.59 65.35 -0.24 Report
  BBPC Spread 192.62 191.44 191.81 193.95 -- -193.95 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Wed
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Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 152.83 153.39 151.88 152.00 151.16 -0.84 Report
  BBCB Spread 104.99 105.28 105.40 108.14 -- -108.14 Report
Other Wed
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.94 14.13 14.05 14.01 13.96 -0.05 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 231.47 232.43 231.50 232.24 230.45 -1.79 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 247.70 247.13 246.11 244.88 245.27 0.39 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 107,000 98,000 90,000 109,000 111,000 2,000 Report