Choice boxed beef rose from $219.20 on Friday to $220.88 on Monday. The $1.68 increase brought the 27-day average price to $211.97. Select boxed beef prices also saw an increase of 98 cents to hit $212.86, bringing the 27-day average price to $206.35.
Choice primal chuck saw the largest increase over the weekend with a $3.99 jump to hit $187.66. Choice primal loin was close ehind with a $2.21 increase to hit $290.63. Only choice primal short plate and choice primal flank saw falls of $1.12 and 41 cents, respectively.