Choice boxed beef fell on Wednesday from $254.09 on Tuesday to $249.46. The $4.63 drop brought the 27-day average price to $259.16. Select boxed beef prices fell $3.20 to $239.81, bringing the 27-day average price to $247.30.
Choice primal loin had the largest fall of $10.77 on Wednesday to hit $358.21, while choice primal rib was close behind with a $6.63 drop to $366.23. Only choice primal flank and choice primal short plate rose on Wednesday by 82 cents and $1.33, respectively.