Grain futures, livestock prices mixed

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Posted: Jun 03, 2011 4:16 PM
Grain futures, livestock prices mixed

Grains futures traded mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for July delivery rose 4 cents to $7.7375 a bushel; July corn fell 12.50 cents to $7.54 a bushel; July oats fell 2 cents to $3.78 a bushel; while July soybeans rose 7.50 cents to $14.1450 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures traded mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

August live cattle added 1.43 cent to $1.0510 a pound; August feeder cattle gained 0.38 cent to $1.2425 a pound; July lean hogs fell 0.12 cent to 87.85 cents a pound; while July pork bellies were unchanged at $1.21 a pound.