Grain futures, livestock prices mixed
CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for May delivery rose 4.25 cents to $7.3150 a bushel; May corn fell 3 cents to $7.3025 a bushel; May oats fell 1.25 cent to $3.9975 a bushel; while May soybeans jumped 10.50 cents to $14.4775 a bushel.
Beef and pork prices were also mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle fell 0.50 cent to $1.2595 a pound; April feeder cattle rose 0.20 cent to $1.386 a pound; April lean hogs rose 1.03 cent to 79.5 cents a pound.