Choice boxed beef prices fell on Thursday, dropping to $258.38. The $1.38 price decrease brought the 27-day average price to $250.45. Select boxed beef prices saw gains. The 48 cent price increase brought the average price to $252.60 on Thursday.
Choice primal rib and chuck prices took hard hits on Thursday. Choice primal rib prices fell $4.03, dropping prices to $383.76. Choice primal chuck prices fell to $207.44, a $3.08 price drop.
Choice primal loin prices made gains on Thursday. Prices were up $2.53 to $362.22.