The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

October 1, 2013

Grain mostly lower, livestock mostly lower


The Clinton Herald

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

Wheat for December delivery fell 4.50 cents to $6.7850 a bushel; December corn fell 12.50 cents to 4.4150 a bushel; December oats were 2.50 cents higher at $3.1925 a bushel; while November soybeans declined 37 cents to $12.8275 a bushel.

Beef was mixed while pork prices fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle fell .10 cent to $1.3197 a pound; November feeder cattle rose .28 cent to $1.6520 a pound; while December lean hogs were 1.50 cents lower at $.8662 a pound.