Boxed beef is seeing a decline across the board on Friday. Choice boxed beef prices are down 53 cents on Friday, leaving the price at $250.43. Similarly, select boxed beef hit $246.62 on Friday from $247.26 on Thursday, a 64 cent decline. This left the 27-day average price at $244.65.
Choice primal values varied. Choice primal rib took a hit of $2.75 on Friday, resting at $374.91. The 27-day average is now $356.13. Choice primal brisket saw a decline as well, hitting $195.93 after a $1.53 decline. Choice primal loin fared much better, with an increase of $1.51, bringing Friday's prices to $335.72 and hitting a 27-day average of $320.86.