Grain futures mixed, pork prices rise
CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery fell 2 cents to $7.63 a bushel; March corn fell 1.75 cent to $7.3425 a bushel; March oats added 0.50 cent to $3.5975 a bushel; while March soybeans jumped 14.50 cents to $14.8875 a bushel.
Beef futures and pork futures were also mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle rose 0.10 cent to $1.3227 a pound; March feeder cattle fell 0.33 cent to $1.4887 a pound; February lean hogs rose 0.42 cent to 88.07 cents a pound.