Choice boxed beef prices gained $3.15 on Tuesday, after two days of price drops. Prices hit $247.69, bringing the 27-day average price to $244.09. Select boxed beef prices are up again on Tuesday, gaining $1.22. Select boxed beef prices reached $246.30.

Choice primal rib prices lept on Tuesday, gaining $7.41 to $367.26. Choice primal loin prices are up $6.22. Prices reached $321.65.

Choice primal round prices increased the least on Tuesday, gaining only 4 cents. Prices hit $225.14.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Wed
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 247.74 246.27 244.07 244.54 247.69 3.15 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 245.06 246.35 244.59 245.08 246.30 1.22 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 2.68 -0.08 -0.52 -0.54 1.39 1.93 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
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Change Report
  Rib 357.83 355.10 356.05 359.85 367.26 7.41 Report
  Chuck 210.58 211.18 205.19 204.56 207.43 2.87 Report
  Round 225.34 225.55 224.09 225.10 225.14 0.04 Report
  Loin 321.27 315.62 314.59 315.43 321.65 6.22 Report
  Brisket 201.68 197.57 199.24 197.39 197.71 0.32 Report
  Short Plate 161.58 161.61 161.05 160.61 161.39 0.78 Report
  Flank 132.00 132.76 131.81 129.96 131.42 1.46 Report
Loads Wed
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Thu
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Mon
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Tue
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Change Report
  Total 96.00 89.00 64.00 61.00 74.00 13.00 Report
  Choice 41.70 54.49 38.64 33.01 37.69 4.68 Report
  Select 20.53 13.58 10.06 9.31 14.08 4.77 Report
  Trimmings 12.53 4.21 4.37 0.04 7.20 7.16 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Wed
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Tue
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Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 155.60 155.80 154.28 153.20 -- -1.08 Report
  BBLC Spread 92.14 90.47 89.79 91.34 -- -91.34 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Wed
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Change Report
  Pork Carcass 69.05 67.90 67.74 69.19 67.68 -1.51 Report
  BBPC Spread 178.69 178.37 176.33 175.35 180.01 4.66 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
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Wed
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Mon
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Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 137.09 135.72 137.16 132.99 132.36 -0.63 Report
  BBCB Spread 112.02 109.11 111.08 112.18 -- -112.18 Report
Other Tue
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.49 14.45 14.42 14.43 14.43 0.00 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 231.81 230.94 231.54 230.69 231.08 0.39 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 237.07 236.95 236.29 235.41 236.19 0.78 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 109,000 103,000 103,000 96,000 110,000 14,000 Report