Grain lower livestock higher
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery fell 3.75 cents to $6.5550 a bushel; March corn fell 1 cent to 4.2525 a bushel; March oats were .25 cent lower at $3.2525 a bushel; while January soybeans fell 2.50 cents to $12.7375 a bushel.
Beef and pork rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
February live cattle rose .28 cent to $1.3195 a pound; January feeder cattle was up .35 cent at $1.6275 a pound; while February lean hogs were 1.02 cents higher at $.9092 a pound.