Grain futures mostly fall, livestock prices mixed
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain prices mostly fell Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery fell 6 cents to $7.5150 a bushel; March corn fell 8 cents to $7.21 a bushel; March oats were flat at $3.6625 a bushel; while March soybeans dropped 14.50 cents to $14.81 a bushel.
Beef and pork futures were mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle fell 0.55 cent to $1.3175 a pound; March feeder cattle rose 0.18 cent to $1.4870 a pound; April lean hogs fell 0.90 cent to 86.80 cents a pound.