Choice boxed beef dropped 28 cents on Thursday to hit $239.21. The 27-day average price is now at $241.70. Select boxed beef prices fell from $229.36 to $228.36. The $1 fall brought the 27-day average price to $232.37.

Choice primal flank saw the largest drop, falling $4.52 on Thursday to $127.88. Choice primal rib was close behind with a $1.30 fall to $338.81. Choice primal brisket and choice primal chuck were the only cuts to see increases of 46 cents and $1.09, respectively.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 



 
Boxed Beef Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Thu
Sep 10
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 240.19 240.63 239.20 239.49 239.21 -0.28 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 228.01 229.15 228.92 229.36 228.36 -1.00 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 12.18 11.48 10.28 10.13 10.85 0.72 Report
Primal Values: Choice Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Thu
Sep 10
Change Report
  Rib 344.24 338.14 339.31 340.11 338.81 -1.30 Report
  Chuck 197.20 200.88 197.15 196.71 197.80 1.09 Report
  Round 214.81 213.07 213.47 212.81 211.62 -1.19 Report
  Loin 335.82 336.76 333.96 336.38 336.30 -0.08 Report
  Brisket 168.12 168.16 167.35 166.06 166.52 0.46 Report
  Short Plate 147.24 149.31 149.86 150.59 150.01 -0.58 Report
  Flank 128.97 131.71 133.37 132.40 127.88 -4.52 Report
Loads Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Thu
Sep 10
Change Report
  Total 91.00 63.00 90.00 108.00 103.00 -5.00 Report
  Choice 46.03 35.13 56.49 65.33 44.11 -21.22 Report
  Select 15.69 19.57 13.33 23.73 32.00 8.27 Report
  Trimmings 7.13 4.38 0.00 0.00 12.77 12.77 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Thu
Sep 10
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 140.48 140.48 143.48 142.98 -- -0.50 Report
  BBLC Spread 99.71 100.15 95.72 96.51 -- -96.51 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 86.75 85.90 85.00 85.67 87.01 1.34 Report
  BBPC Spread 154.29 155.63 153.53 152.48 -- -152.48 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 142.89 139.96 139.98 136.56 140.23 3.67 Report
  BBCB Spread 100.23 100.65 102.64 99.26 -- -99.26 Report
Other Thu
Sep 03
Fri
Sep 04
Mon
Sep 07
Tue
Sep 08
Wed
Sep 09
Change Report
  Daily Drop 12.40 12.47 12.53 12.53 12.52 -0.01 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 221.28 219.80 222.54 222.09 218.58 -3.51 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 221.26 220.50 219.66 218.29 218.42 0.13 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 109,000 111,000 108,000 2,000 114,000 112,000 Report