Choice boxed beef prices continue to rise on Tuesday, seeing a $1.33 prices increase. Prices rose to $249.70. The 27-day average price rose to $243.28. Select boxed beef prices fell to $244.98, a 49 cent price drop.

Choice primal rib prices saw significant gains on Tuesday, gaining $3.99 to $354.63. Choice primal loin prices are also up on Tuesday. Prices rose $3.35 to see $325.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Wed
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  Boxed Beef - Choice 246.52 247.52 247.84 248.37 249.70 1.33 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 245.48 245.18 245.93 245.47 244.98 -0.49 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 1.04 2.34 1.91 2.90 4.72 1.82 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
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  Rib 347.05 348.95 350.01 350.64 354.63 3.99 Report
  Chuck 211.77 211.11 210.72 213.02 213.19 0.17 Report
  Round 227.80 228.83 229.03 228.57 228.60 0.03 Report
  Loin 317.38 319.86 321.99 321.65 325.00 3.35 Report
  Brisket 201.88 203.37 203.23 202.10 202.95 0.85 Report
  Short Plate 161.92 163.67 160.98 161.17 161.89 0.72 Report
  Flank 129.02 129.76 130.28 129.96 130.35 0.39 Report
Loads Wed
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  Total 72.00 63.00 74.00 40.00 64.00 24.00 Report
  Choice 35.91 27.73 34.42 21.15 33.54 12.39 Report
  Select 14.18 8.46 24.59 5.52 10.84 5.32 Report
  Trimmings 6.76 10.10 2.56 4.70 6.17 1.47 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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  CME Live Cattle 158.35 161.13 151.70 153.45 -- 1.75 Report
  BBLC Spread 88.17 86.39 96.14 94.92 -- -94.92 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
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  Pork Carcass 70.66 69.64 67.89 69.98 70.58 0.60 Report
  BBPC Spread 176.88 179.63 177.86 177.79 -- -177.79 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
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  Chicken Breast B/S 144.33 139.32 133.88 135.64 134.54 -1.10 Report
  BBCB Spread 107.20 113.64 112.20 113.83 -- -113.83 Report
Other Tue
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  Daily Drop 14.06 14.09 14.33 14.11 14.08 -0.03 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 228.73 228.24 229.46 228.44 228.88 0.44 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 234.39 235.26 235.17 235.44 236.28 0.84 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 109,000 101,000 108,000 102,000 109,000 7,000 Report