Choice boxed beef prices increased from $203.32 on Monday to $203.95 on Tuesday. The 63-cent jump brought the 27-day average price to $214.38. Select boxed beef also saw an increase, rising $2.40 to $193.12. The 27-day average price now rests at $205.43.
Choice primal rib prices plummeted from $372.65 on Monday to $361.83 on Tuesday, a $10.82 drop. The fall brought the 27-day average price to $350.25. Choice primal short plate was the only other cut that saw a fall, decreasing 61 cents to $126.09. Cuts that saw the largest increases include choice primal chuck and choice primal round, jumping $4.15 and $2.34, respectively.