Choice boxed beef prices took a dive on Wednesday from $234.10 to $232.86. The $1.24 decrease brought the 27-day average price to $245.37. Select boxed beef prices fell $1.43 on Wednesday to hit $228.74- the 27-day average price now rests at $241.28.
Choice primal chuck saw a large fall Wednesday, dropping $2.56 to $192.54. Choice primal rib was close behind with a fall of $2.03. Choice primal flank and choice primal round saw increases of 98 cents and $1.07, respectively.