Choice boxed beef prices continue on a steady rise, hitting $247.84 on Friday from $247.52 on Thursday. The 32 cent change brings the 27-day average to $243.71. Select boxed beef is seeing a similar growth, rising 75 cents from Thursday. The jump left Fridays select boxed beef prices at $245.93.
Choice primal rib rose $1.06 from Thursday, settling at $350.01 and leaving the 27-day average at $331.92. Choice primal chuck and choice primal brisket did not fair so well. Choice primal chuck fell 39 cents to $210.72. Choice primal brisket dropped from $204.37 on Thursday to $203.32 on Friday.