Choice boxed beef prices are up $1.21 on Wednesday, hitting $239.66. The 27-day average price reached $251.01. Select boxed beef prices saw larger gains. Prices are up $2.80 to $236.12.

Choice primal loin prices jumped $4.03 to $307.87. Choice primal rib prices are still climbing. Prices are up another $1.78. Rib prices hit $329.61.

Choice primal round prices took a hit on Wednesday. Prices fell 89 cents to $222.31.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Thu
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 242.45 239.98 238.22 238.45 239.66 1.21 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 236.89 234.84 234.12 233.32 236.12 2.80 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 5.57 5.14 4.10 5.13 3.53 -1.60 Report
Primal Values: Choice Thu
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  Rib 329.29 323.95 326.79 327.83 329.61 1.78 Report
  Chuck 212.25 206.82 204.10 203.51 204.71 1.20 Report
  Round 224.73 223.05 221.77 223.20 222.31 -0.89 Report
  Loin 305.98 307.08 304.26 303.84 307.87 4.03 Report
  Brisket 209.56 207.86 203.00 203.75 203.68 -0.07 Report
  Short Plate 168.33 167.94 166.11 167.35 167.55 0.20 Report
  Flank 132.07 131.96 131.40 129.29 128.65 -0.64 Report
Loads Thu
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  Total 95.00 69.00 101.00 69.00 111.00 42.00 Report
  Choice 44.56 37.19 50.33 37.94 59.36 21.42 Report
  Select 14.02 12.49 12.27 15.87 19.43 3.56 Report
  Trimmings 10.91 10.98 23.76 4.77 4.86 0.09 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Thu
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  CME Live Cattle 153.43 156.08 158.45 159.10 -- 0.65 Report
  BBLC Spread 89.02 83.90 79.77 79.35 -- -79.35 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
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  Pork Carcass 73.64 74.37 73.90 71.71 73.29 1.58 Report
  BBPC Spread 168.81 165.61 164.32 166.74 166.37 -0.37 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Wed
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  Chicken Breast B/S 145.64 142.28 140.02 140.79 139.71 -1.08 Report
  BBCB Spread 100.17 99.96 97.43 98.74 -- -98.74 Report
Other Wed
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 15.09 15.04 15.12 15.03 14.88 -0.15 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 229.32 231.20 231.07 231.11 230.23 -0.88 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 233.33 232.56 231.22 231.08 231.18 0.10 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 100,000 110,000 107,000 110,000 109,000 -1,000 Report