Choice boxed beef is continuing its drop this week, falling $3.19 on Thursday to hit $239.81. The drop brought the 27-day average price to $249.66. Select boxed beef prices fell from $240.43 on Wednesday to $236.48 on Thursday. The $3.95 fall resulted in the 27-day average price being $244.04.
Choice primal rib prices plummeted on Thursday, falling from $346.14 on Wednesday to $332.65 on Thursday for a $13.49 decrease. The 27-day average price of choice primal rib now rests at $354.64. The next largest drop was choice primal round with a fall of $4.41. Only choice primal chuck saw an increase today of $1.25 to hit $203.54.