While select boxed beef prices stayed steady on Friday, gaining only 3 cents to $236.86, choice boxed beef prices fell 25 cents. Prices slipped from $240.37 on Thursday to $240.12 on Friday. The 27-day average price is now $246.58.
Choice primal rib prices dropped 54 cents to $333.96. Choice primal short plate took the largest hit on Friday, dropping $1.88 to $160.24.
Choice primal flank prices rose $1.79 on Friday up to $125.40. Loin prices are up 6 cents on Friday, as well.