The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

October 2, 2013

Grain mostly lower, livestock mostly lower


The Clinton Herald

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

Wheat for December delivery rose 2.75 cents to $6.8125 a bushel; December corn fell 2.50 cents to 4.39 a bushel; December oats were 4.25 cents lowerr at $3.15 a bushel; while November soybeans declined 14.75 cents to $12.68 a bushel.

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

December live cattle fell .07 cent to $1.3190 a pound; November feeder cattle rose .85 cent to $1.6605 a pound; while December lean hogs were .72 cent lower at $.8590 a pound.