The Clinton Herald, Clinton, Iowa

October 3, 2013

Grain futures mixed on Board of Trade


The Clinton Herald

---- — CHICAGO — Grains futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery was 2 cents higher at 6.8325 a bushel; December corn was 1.50 cents lower at $4.3750 a bushel; December oats were unchanged at $3.15 a bushel; while November soybeans were 9 cents higher at 12.77 a bushel.

Beef and pork prices were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle was .15 cent higher at $1.3205 a pound; November feeder cattle was .15 cent higher at $1.6620 a pound; December lean hogs were .55 cent higher at $.8645 a pound.