Choice boxed beef prices fell hard on Friday from $250.51 on Thursday to $245.17 on Friday. The $5.34 drop brought the 27-day average price to $258.45. Select boxed beef prices fell $3.17 on Friday to hit $238.83, bringing the 27-day average price to $246.76.

Choice primal cuts all saw falls on Friday. Choice primal rib saw a sharp decline of $13.60 to hit $356.94 on Friday. The 27-day average price is now at $379.53. Choice primal chuck fell $6.32 to $193.97. Chioce primal flank saw the smallest drop of only $1.74.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Thu
Jun 04
Fri
Jun 05
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 254.44 254.09 249.46 250.51 245.17 -5.34 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 244.82 243.01 239.81 242.00 238.83 -3.17 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 9.62 11.07 9.65 8.51 6.34 -2.17 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Thu
Jun 04
Fri
Jun 05
Change Report
  Rib 376.64 372.86 366.23 370.54 356.94 -13.60 Report
  Chuck 198.84 197.36 193.99 200.29 193.97 -6.32 Report
  Round 214.88 214.47 211.93 212.21 210.01 -2.20 Report
  Loin 366.91 369.98 359.21 352.42 347.72 -4.70 Report
  Brisket 173.37 174.64 171.96 173.75 169.26 -4.49 Report
  Short Plate 183.34 181.97 183.30 183.15 181.07 -2.08 Report
  Flank 148.12 147.95 148.77 148.46 146.72 -1.74 Report
Loads Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Thu
Jun 04
Fri
Jun 05
Change Report
  Total 57.00 101.00 135.00 105.00 98.00 -7.00 Report
  Choice 38.93 36.82 63.29 49.55 50.84 1.29 Report
  Select 11.71 39.05 26.51 33.54 20.30 -13.24 Report
  Trimmings 1.10 16.85 15.52 11.41 9.79 -1.62 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Thu
Jun 04
Fri
Jun 05
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 153.15 153.30 152.50 153.23 -- 0.73 Report
  BBLC Spread 101.29 100.79 96.96 97.28 -- -97.28 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Thu
Jun 04
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 86.08 87.33 87.06 87.90 87.09 -0.81 Report
  BBPC Spread 167.11 167.03 161.56 163.42 -- -163.42 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Thu
Jun 04
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 156.51 152.38 151.94 157.16 153.30 -3.86 Report
  BBCB Spread 102.06 102.15 92.30 97.21 -- -97.21 Report
Other Fri
May 29
Mon
Jun 01
Tue
Jun 02
Wed
Jun 03
Thu
Jun 04
Change Report
  Daily Drop 13.65 13.60 13.71 13.71 13.55 -0.16 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 232.13 232.49 232.18 230.38 230.93 0.55 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 240.21 240.11 238.69 237.55 237.26 -0.29 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 115,000 114,000 114,000 111,000 110,000 -1,000 Report