Grains futures mixed, livestock prices rise
CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures traded mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for December delivery slipped 0.75 cent to $8.8875 a bushel; December corn rose 5.25 cents to $8.05 a bushel; December oats fell 2.25 cents to $3.9525 a bushel; while November soybeans jumped 11.75 cents to $17.6825 a bushel.
Beef and pork futures rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
October live cattle rose 0.15 to $1.2617 a pound; October feeder cattle rose 0.28 cent to $1.4695 a pound; while October lean hogs added 0.03 cent to 74.20 cents a pound.