Grain futures mixed, livestock prices mixed
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain prices were mixed in early trading Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery dipped 3 cents to $7.29¼ a bushel; March corn shed 0.5 cent to $6.94¾ a bushel; March oats were flat at $3.77¾ a bushel; while March soybeans rose 7¾ cents to $14.78 a bushel.
Beef and pork futures were mixed as well on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
February live cattle fell 0.20 cent to $126.20 a pound; March feeder cattle shed 1.02 cent to $142.15 a pound; April lean hogs rose 0.05 cent to 83.10 cents a pound.