Choice boxed beef prices dropped $3.04 Thursday, landing at $255.91. The 27-day average price ended at $251.04.
Choice primal rib fell $5 on Thursday, dropping the price to $332.52 and leaving the 27-day average at $343.32. Choice primal chuck met a similar fate, dropping $3.35 to $230.52. Choice primal short plate saw the most significant price drop, falling $6.67 to $184.82.