The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

September 18, 2013

Grain futures mixed, livestock prices mixed

The Clinton Herald

---- — Grain futures, livestock mixed

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

Wheat for December delivery rose 1.75 cents to $6.43 a bushel; December corn fell 2.50 cents to $4.54 a bushel; December oats were 4.75 cents lower at $3.0675 a bushel; while November soybeans declined 5.75 cents to $13.4250 a bushel.

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

October live cattle fell .30 cent to $1.2517 a pound; October feeder cattle was 1.63 cents lower at $1.5787 a pound; while October lean hogs were 1.15 cents lower at $.9097 a pound.