Most grains futures rise; livestock trade mixed

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Posted: Oct 27, 2010 3:58 PM
Most grains futures rise; livestock trade mixed

Most grain futures rose Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery added 10.75 cents to $7.0275 a bushel; December corn gained 6.25 cents to $5.7725 a bushel; December oats slipped 1 cent to $3.70 a bushel; and soybeans for November delivery rose 4.75 cents to $12.2375 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures were mostly lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle fell 0.10 cent to $1.00 a pound; November feeder cattle lost 0.30 cent to $1.1155 a pound; December lean hogs dipped 0.82 cent to 67.85 cents a pound; while February pork bellies were flat at $1.04 a pound.