Choice boxed beef prices saw a slight increase of 97 cents on Monday to hit $216.89. The 27-day average price now rests at $213.43. Select boxed beef prices also rose slightly from $207.38 on Friday to $207.79 on Monday. The 41-cent jump brought the 27-day average price to $206.69.
Choice primal loin saw the largest increase over the weekend, jumping from $282.34 to $286.34. The $4 increase brought the 27-day average price to $284.35. The next largest increase was for choice primal round, which rose $1.65. choice primal rib, chuck, brisket and short plate all saw decreases over the weekend.