Grain mostly lower, livestock lower

9/1/2015 7:45 AM
By Associated Press

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly lower in early trading Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery gained 3.50 cents to $4.8860 a bushel; December corn was 3.25 cents lower at $3.72 a bushel; December oats were 1.50 cents lower at 2.2860 a bushel; while November soybeans lost 11.50 cents to 8.76 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

October live cattle was 1.75 cents lower at $1.4145 a pound; October feeder cattle was 2.35 cent lower at $1.9553 a pound; October lean hogs lost .35 cent to $.6768 a pound.

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