Choice boxed beef prices fell on Friday to $254.53. The $1.31 drop brought the 27-day average price to $253.23. Select boxed beef fell from $251.51 to $249.68 on Friday, a $1.83 change that brought the 27-day average price to $245.01.
Choice primal rib saw a large drop Friday, falling $4.26 to hit $352.80. The 27-day average price now sits at $364.85. Choice primal loin and choice primal flank were the only two cuts that saw increases, of 11 cents and 50 cents.