NCBA Reports Beef Price Drop
age retail prices for beef dropped a few cents in August, the National Cattlemen's Beef Association here reported.
The average price of six cuts in August was $2.95 per pound, compared with $2.97 in July and $3.12 in August 1995, according to an NCBA statement.
While the average price has remained relatively stable this summer, it is still among the lowest on record, the statement said.
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