Choice boxed beef prices are up another $1 on Thursday, hitting $247.52. The 27-day average price is still pushing forward, reaching $244.12. Select boxed beef prices fell on Thursday. Prices dropped 30 cents to $245.18.

Choice primal rib prices are still on the rise, gaining $1.90. Prices reached $348.95. Choice primal loin prices saw the most significant gains with prices increasing $2.48 to $319.86.

Choice primal chuck prices didn't fare so well. Prices fell to $211.11, a price decrease of 66 cents.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Fri
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 240.12 240.76 243.47 246.52 247.52 1.00 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 236.86 239.49 242.01 245.48 245.18 -0.30 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 3.26 1.26 1.47 1.04 2.34 1.30 Report
Primal Values: Choice Fri
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Change Report
  Rib 333.96 334.87 339.56 347.05 348.95 1.90 Report
  Chuck 205.39 207.17 208.10 211.77 211.11 -0.66 Report
  Round 223.47 224.41 227.49 227.80 228.83 1.03 Report
  Loin 309.46 309.19 314.30 317.38 319.86 2.48 Report
  Brisket 199.52 198.87 199.92 201.88 203.37 1.49 Report
  Short Plate 160.24 158.67 159.27 161.92 163.67 1.75 Report
  Flank 125.40 125.14 126.09 129.02 129.76 0.74 Report
Loads Fri
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Thu
Feb 26
Change Report
  Total 92.00 58.00 70.00 72.00 63.00 -9.00 Report
  Choice 49.07 25.70 43.23 35.91 27.73 -8.18 Report
  Select 9.44 9.29 16.41 14.18 8.46 -5.72 Report
  Trimmings 24.70 10.13 0.00 6.76 10.10 3.34 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Fri
Feb 20
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Feb 25
Thu
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Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 156.70 156.03 156.65 158.35 -- 1.70 Report
  BBLC Spread 83.42 84.73 86.82 88.17 -- -88.17 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Thu
Feb 19
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Feb 25
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 72.83 70.84 72.48 70.66 69.64 -1.02 Report
  BBPC Spread 169.28 168.28 172.81 176.88 -- -176.88 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
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Fri
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Feb 25
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 140.35 137.21 138.22 144.33 139.32 -5.01 Report
  BBCB Spread 102.91 102.54 99.14 107.20 -- -107.20 Report
Other Thu
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.27 14.13 14.16 14.06 14.09 0.03 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 228.76 227.17 228.30 228.73 228.24 -0.49 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 233.67 233.69 232.74 234.39 235.26 0.87 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 109,000 103,000 104,000 109,000 101,000 -8,000 Report