CHICAGO (AP) -- Grain futures traded down Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery fell 6 cents at $7.9950 a bushel; March corn fell 8.75 cents to $6.1175 a bushel; March oats fell 0.50 cent at $3.9750 a bushel; and soybeans for March delivery were down 13 cents at $13.66 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures traded mostly down on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle fell 0.40 cent to $1.0657 a pound; March feeder cattle dropped 0.40 cent to $1.2262 a pound; February lean hogs were down 0.57 cent to 77.40 cents a pound; while February pork bellies were changed at $1.06 a pound.

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