The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

October 8, 2013

Grain mostly higher, livestock mostly lower


The Clinton Herald

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

Wheat for December delivery rose 7.75 cents to $6.9475 a bushel; December corn rose 6 cents to 4.4925 a bushel; December oats were .75 cent lower at $3.175 a bushel; while November soybeans advanced 1.5 cents to $12.965 a bushel.

Beef was lower while pork prices rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle fell .12 cent to $1.3230 a pound; November feeder cattle was off .45 cent to $1.6547 a pound; while December lean hogs were .25 cent higher at $.8787 a pound.