The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

October 9, 2013

Grain lower, livestock mostly higher


The Clinton Herald

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

Wheat for December delivery fell 1.25 cents to $6.935 a bushel; December corn fell 7.5 cents to 4.4175 a bushel; December oats were .75 cent lower at $3.1675 a bushel; while November soybeans dropped 7.75 cents to $12.8875 a bushel.

Beef and pork prices pork rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle rose .02 cent to $1.3232 a pound; November feeder cattle was .85 cent higher at $1.6632 a pound; while December lean hogs were .33 cent higher at $.8820 a pound.