CHICAGO (AP) -- Grains futures traded mostly lower early Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery fell 4.75 cents to $4.97 a bushel; July corn fell 8.75 cents to $3.6275 a bushel; July soybeans dropped 11.5 cents to $9.75 a bushel; and July oats were flat at $2.13 a bushel.

Meanwhile, beef futures traded lower as pork futures were mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle fell 0.42 cent to 95.10 cents a pound; August feeder cattle slipped 0.40 cent to $1.1625 a pound; June lean hogs fell .72 cent to 86.20 cents a pound; and May pork bellies jumped 0.98 cent to $1.0070 a pound.

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