Grains futures, livestock prices trade mixed

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Posted: Aug 05, 2011 3:25 PM
Grains futures, livestock prices trade mixed

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

Wheat for September delivery fell 2.75 cents to $6.79 a bushel; December corn added 1.5 cent to $7.03 a bushel; December oats gained 3.25 cents to $3.4625 a bushel; while November soybeans fell 9.25 cents to $13.36 a bushel.

Beef futures rose while pork futures dropped on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

October live cattle added 0.93 cent to $1.1860 a pound; September feeder cattle rose 0.87 cent to $1.3497 a pound; while October lean hogs shed 0.90 cent to 91.85 cents a pound.