Grain futures mixed, livestock prices fall
CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery rose 5.50 cents to $7.63 a bushel; March corn fell 6.50 cents to $7.2250 a bushel; March oats added 11.50 cents to $3.7775 a bushel; while March soybeans fell 8 cents to $14.8750 a bushel.
Beef and pork futures fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle fell 0.85 cent to $1.3145 a pound; March feeder cattle fell 0.97 cent to $1.4755 a pound; April lean hogs fell 1.45 cent to 86.25 cents a pound.