Choice boxed beef prices were up on Monday following the Easter holiday. Prices gained 15 cents, bringing them to $256.12. The 27-day average price rose to $249.36. Select boxed beef prices rose 69 cents. Prices reached $250.16, bringing the 27-day average price to $246.70.
Choice primal rib prices gained $2.25, bumping prices up to $387.34. Monday's prices represent a 27-day high for choice primal rib. Choice primal round prices also saw gains on Monday, as price rose $1.88 to $223.18.
Choice primal brisket prices fell $1.56 to $196.39. Also seeing price decreases, choice primal loin prices fell more than a dollar to $351.41.
|Boxed Beef Report (AM)|