Choice boxed beef prices are down again on Monday, falling back below $260, to $259.94. This $1.19 price drop brings the 27-day average to $249.92. Select boxed beef prices fell $1.75 to $250.45.
Choice primal chuck and round are both down on Monday, as well. Chuck prices dropped only 47 cents, but round prices dropped more than $3. Chuck prices hit $231.55 on Monday, bringing the 27-day average to $221.09. Choice primal round prices fell $3.20 to $245.31 from Friday's $248.51. The 27-day average price is now $238.65.
Breaking the trend, choice primal rib prices gained 71 cents on Monday, reaching $341.65.
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