Grain futures mixed, livestock prices fall
CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for May delivery rose 1 cent to $7.2975 a bushel; May corn fell 6.75 cents to $7.2625 a bushel; May oats rose 1.25 cent to $3.9625 a bushel; while May soybeans fell 8.50 cents to $14.4050 a bushel.
Beef and pork prices fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle fell 0.22 cent to $1.2620 a pound; April feeder cattle fell 0.25 cent to $1.3805 a pound; April lean hogs fell 0.30 cent to 78.05 cents a pound.