Most beef prices were up on Tuesday. Choice boxed beef prices are continuing to rise, gaining $1.90 to $259.30. The 27-day average price reached $251.45. Select boxed beef prices reach $250.74, a 79 cent price increase.

Choice primal flank prices jumped $4.29 to $145.26 on Tuesday. Most other prices were also on the rise, but choice primal short plate gained $3.70 to see prices of $176.08.

While other prices were on the rise, choice primal round and brisket both fell about 30 cents on Monday.

Boxed Beef Report (AM)
 
 
Boxed Beef Wed
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Change Report
  Boxed Beef - Choice 259.76 258.38 257.16 257.40 259.30 1.90 Report
  Boxed Beef - Select 252.12 252.60 251.05 249.95 250.74 0.79 Report
  Boxed Beef - C/S Spread 7.64 5.78 6.11 7.45 8.56 1.11 Report
Primal Values: Choice Wed
Apr 08
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Change Report
  Rib 387.79 383.76 384.53 390.15 390.55 0.40 Report
  Chuck 210.52 207.44 206.91 204.20 207.30 3.10 Report
  Round 223.56 221.62 219.50 221.69 221.38 -0.31 Report
  Loin 359.69 362.22 359.37 358.86 361.79 2.93 Report
  Brisket 196.51 195.18 194.29 194.20 193.90 -0.30 Report
  Short Plate 172.25 171.61 172.34 172.38 176.08 3.70 Report
  Flank 142.85 142.86 140.39 140.97 145.26 4.29 Report
Loads Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
Fri
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Change Report
  Total 88.00 89.00 79.00 50.00 58.00 8.00 Report
  Choice 39.12 65.66 44.83 31.37 26.35 -5.02 Report
  Select 20.64 13.88 25.51 10.07 8.44 -1.63 Report
  Trimmings 9.69 3.31 0.00 0.00 4.67 4.67 Report
  Grinds 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 0.00 Report
Boxed Beef/Live Cattle Spread Wed
Apr 08
Thu
Apr 09
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Tue
Apr 14
Change Report
  CME Live Cattle 161.55 161.80 158.80 158.83 -- 0.03 Report
  BBLC Spread 98.21 96.58 98.36 98.57 -- -98.57 Report
Boxed Beef/Pork Carcass Spread Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
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Apr 10
Mon
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Change Report
  Pork Carcass 66.50 65.43 65.76 65.72 65.59 -0.13 Report
  BBPC Spread 194.33 192.62 191.44 191.81 -- -191.81 Report
Boxed Beef/Chicken Breast Spread Tue
Apr 07
Wed
Apr 08
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Apr 10
Mon
Apr 13
Change Report
  Chicken Breast B/S 151.96 152.83 153.39 151.88 152.00 0.12 Report
  BBCB Spread 106.93 104.99 105.28 105.40 -- -105.40 Report
Other Tue
Apr 07
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Change Report
  Daily Drop 14.00 13.94 14.13 14.05 14.01 -0.04 Report
  Cutter Cow Cutout 231.65 231.47 232.43 231.50 232.24 0.74 Report
  Beef Carcass Price 246.58 247.70 247.13 246.11 244.88 -1.23 Report
  Estimated Slaughter 110,000 107,000 98,000 90,000 109,000 19,000 Report