Both choice and select boxed beef prices fell on Friday. Choice boxed beef prices dropped $1.22 to $257.16. The 27-day average price slipped to $250.75. Select boxed beef prices fell $1.55 to $251.05.

Choice primal loin prices took a significant hit on Friday, dropping $2.85 to $359.37. Choice primal flank and round both took hits of more than $2 on Friday.

Choice primal rib prices rebounded slightly. Prices gained 77 cents to $384.53.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Fri
Apr 10
Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 256.12 257.39 259.76 258.38 257.16 -1.22 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 250.16 252.08 252.12 252.60 251.05 -1.55 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 5.97 5.31 7.64 5.78 6.11 0.33 Report
Primal Values: Choice Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Fri
Apr 10
Change Report
  Rib 387.34 389.27 387.79 383.76 384.53 0.77 Report
  Chuck 205.60 207.19 210.52 207.44 206.91 -0.53 Report
  Round 223.18 223.34 223.56 221.62 219.50 -2.12 Report
  Loin 351.41 353.86 359.69 362.22 359.37 -2.85 Report
  Brisket 196.39 196.13 196.51 195.18 194.29 -0.89 Report
  Short Plate 170.15 169.99 172.25 171.61 172.34 0.73 Report
  Flank 138.79 140.28 142.85 142.86 140.39 -2.47 Report
Loads Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Fri
Apr 10
Change Report
  Total 72.00 44.00 88.00 89.00 79.00 -10.00 Report
  Choice 45.50 23.43 39.12 65.66 44.83 -20.83 Report
  Select 10.18 8.28 20.64 13.88 25.51 11.63 Report
  Trimmings 7.18 0.00 9.69 3.31 0.00 -3.31 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Fri
Apr 10
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 162.45 163.00 161.55 161.80 -- 0.25 Report
  BBLC Spread 93.67 94.39 98.21 96.58 -- -96.58 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Fri
Apr 10
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 65.17 66.50 65.43 65.76 65.72 -0.04 Report
  BBPC Spread 190.95 190.89 194.33 192.62 191.44 -1.18 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 151.31 149.65 151.96 152.83 153.39 0.56 Report
  BBCB Spread 106.47 105.43 106.93 104.99 -- -104.99 Report
Other Thu
Apr 02
Mon
Apr 06
Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.00 14.00 14.00 13.94 14.13 0.19 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 231.36 232.23 231.65 231.47 232.43 0.96 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 244.33 246.32 246.58 247.70 247.13 -0.57 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 97,000 96,000 110,000 107,000 98,000 -9,000 Report