The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

October 12, 2013

Grain mostly lower, livestock mostly higher


The Clinton Herald

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

Wheat for December delivery rose 6.75 cents to $6.9225 a bushel; December corn fell 5 cents to 4.3325 a bushel; December oats were 3.5 cents lower at $3.1675 a bushel; while November soybeans shed 21.25 cents to $12.6675 a bushel.

Beef rose while pork fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle rose .30 cent to $1.3247 a pound; November feeder cattle was 1.35 cents higher at $1.6927 a pound; while December lean hogs were .15 cent lower at $.8650 a pound.