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Business & Technology

December 11, 2013

Grain mostly higher livestock higher

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

Wheat for March delivery declined 11.75 cent to $6.3875 a bushel; March corn were 2 cents lower at 4.36 a bushel; March oats were 3.75 cents higher at $3.36 a bushel; while January soybeans fell 5.50 cents $13.3825 a bushel.

Beef mixed and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle fell .40 cent to $1.3265 a pound; January feeder cattle advanced .40 cent to $1.6555 a pound; while February lean hogs were 1.13 cents lower at $.8872 a pound.

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