CHICAGO (AP) -- Agriculture futures traded mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery dropped 1.5 cents to $5.355 a bushel; March corn inched up 0.25 cents to $3.9325 a bushel; January soybeans added 1 cent to $10.28 a bushel; and oats for March delivery slid 1 cent to $2.55 a bushel.

Meanwhile, beef and pork futures were mostly higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle added 0.60 cent to 82.77 cents a pound; January feeder cattle gained 0.48 cent to 91.20 cents a pound; February lean hogs dropped 0.47 cent to 64.95 cents a pound; and February pork bellies rose 0.25 cent to 85.30 cents a pound.

Copyright 2009 The AP.

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