Grains futures, livestock prices trade mixed

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Posted: Jul 15, 2011 3:51 PM
Grains futures, livestock prices trade mixed

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

Wheat for September delivery fell 12.25 cents to $6.9475 a bushel; December corn added 6.5 cents to $6.85 a bushel; December oats fell 4 cents to $3.645 a bushel; while November soybeans rose 3 cents to $13.87 a bushel.

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

August live cattle edged up 0.05 cent to $1.1060 a pound; August feeder cattle fell 1.22 cent to $1.3570 a pound; August lean hogs added 0.78 cent to 98.95 cents a pound; while August pork bellies were unchanged at $1.065 a pound.