Grains futures mixed, livestock prices mostly fall
CHICAGO (AP) -- Grain prices were mixed Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery rose 2 cents to $8.6275 a bushel; March corn fell 2.75 cents to $7.52 a bushel; March oats were flat at $3.8450 a bushel; while January soybeans fell 6.25 cents to $14.4750 a bushel.
Beef futures and pork futures mostly fall on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
February live cattle fell 0.42 cent to $1.3035 a pound; January feeder cattle was flat at $1.4560 a pound; while February lean hogs fell 0.12 cent to 85.55 cents a pound.
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