Grain mixed, livestock mostly lower

8/11/2014 8:00 AM
By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Monday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Sept delivery was unchanged at $5.4925 a bushel; Dec corn was 3.75 cents higher at $3.6725 a bushel; Dec oats were unchanged at $3.3125 a bushel; while Nov soybeans gained 1.25 cents to $10.86 a bushel.

Beef mixed and pork mostly lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Oct live cattle was .40 cent lower at $1.4960 a pound; Sep feeder cattle was .97 cents lower at 2.1375 a pound; Oct lean hogs loss .82 cent to $.9850 a pound.


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