Grain futures, livestock prices mixed
CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for May delivery jumped 25.75 cents to $6.9650 a bushel; May corn added 1 cent to $6.4150 a bushel; May oats fell 5.50 cents to $3.62 a bushel; while May soybeans fell 13.75 cents to $13.8025 a bushel.
Beef and pork prices were also mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
June live cattle rose 0.38 cent to $1.2320 a pound; May feeder cattle fell 0.53 cent to $1.4657 a pound; June lean hogs added 0.62 cent to 92.47 cents a pound.