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.