Choice boxed beef prices are up 47 cents to start the week. Prices reached $244.54, bringing the 27-day average price to $243.81. Select boxed beef prices rose 49 cents, bringing prices to $245.08.

Choice primal rib prices are up $3.80 on Monday. Prices reached $359.85. Choice primal round prices rose $1.01 to $225.10.

Choice primal brisket and flank prices fell $1.85, dropping prices to $197.39 and $129.96, respectively. Choice primal chuck prices also fell 63 cents to $204.56.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Tue
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Mon
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 248.00 247.74 246.27 244.07 244.54 0.47 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 245.60 245.06 246.35 244.59 245.08 0.49 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 2.40 2.68 -0.08 -0.52 -0.54 -0.02 Report
Primal Values: Choice Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Mon
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Change Report
  Rib 355.53 357.83 355.10 356.05 359.85 3.80 Report
  Chuck 212.41 210.58 211.18 205.19 204.56 -0.63 Report
  Round 225.09 225.34 225.55 224.09 225.10 1.01 Report
  Loin 321.66 321.27 315.62 314.59 315.43 0.84 Report
  Brisket 200.74 201.68 197.57 199.24 197.39 -1.85 Report
  Short Plate 162.32 161.58 161.61 161.05 160.61 -0.44 Report
  Flank 130.49 132.00 132.76 131.81 129.96 -1.85 Report
Loads Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Mon
Mar 16
Change Report
  Total 88.00 96.00 89.00 64.00 61.00 -3.00 Report
  Choice 39.51 41.70 54.49 38.64 33.01 -5.63 Report
  Select 18.31 20.53 13.58 10.06 9.31 -0.75 Report
  Trimmings 8.26 12.53 4.21 4.37 0.04 -4.33 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Tue
Mar 10
Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Mon
Mar 16
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 154.75 155.60 155.80 154.28 -- -1.52 Report
  BBLC Spread 93.25 92.14 90.47 89.79 -- -89.79 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Mon
Mar 09
Tue
Mar 10
Wed
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Thu
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Fri
Mar 13
Change Report
  Pork Carcass 68.89 69.08 69.05 67.90 67.74 -0.16 Report
  BBPC Spread 178.92 178.69 178.37 176.33 -- -176.33 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Mon
Mar 09
Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Fri
Mar 13
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 135.05 137.09 135.72 137.16 132.99 -4.17 Report
  BBCB Spread 110.91 112.02 109.11 111.08 -- -111.08 Report
Other Mon
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Tue
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Wed
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Thu
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Fri
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.52 14.49 14.45 14.42 14.43 0.01 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 229.94 231.81 230.94 231.54 230.69 -0.85 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 236.93 237.07 236.95 236.29 235.41 -0.88 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 110,000 109,000 103,000 103,000 96,000 -7,000 Report