Grain mostly lower, livestock higher

5/4/2015 1:15 PM
By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery was 1.25 cents lower at $4.7275 a bushel; July corn was 1.75 cents off at 3.6125 a bushel; July oats were declined 4 cents to 2.32 a bushel; while July soybeans advanced 11.50 cents to $9.7625 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. June live cattle was up 1.55 cent to $1.5072 a pound; August feeder cattle was 2.25 cents higher to $2.1732 a pound; while June lean hogs were rose .57 cent to $.8182 a pound.

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