The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

January 9, 2014

Grain mostly lower, livestock mostly higher


The Clinton Herald

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

Wheat for March delivery was 13.75 cents lower at $5.8875 a bushel; March corn was 9 cents lower 4.17 a bushel; March oats advanced 13 cents to $3.7650 a bushel; while March soybeans declined 6.75 cents to $12.6925 a bushel.

Beef and pork mostly higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle unchanged at $1.3652 a pound; March feeder cattle was .73 cent higher $1.6855 a pound; while February lean hogs rose .05 cent to $.8557 a pound.