The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

Business & Technology

September 10, 2013

Grain futures higher, livestock prices mixed

CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were lower Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery fell 6.50 cents to $6.4125 a bushel; December corn fell 4.75 cents to $4.6350 a bushel; December oats were 5.75 cents lower at $3.1375 a bushel; while November soybeans declined 11.25 cents to $13.5650 a bushel.

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

October live cattle fell .32 cent to $1.2535 a pound; October feeder cattle was .03 cent higher at $1.5805 a pound; while October lean hogs were .03 cent lower at $.9087 a pound.

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