Grain futures, livestock prices trade mixed

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Posted: Aug 30, 2011 3:35 PM
Grain futures, livestock prices trade mixed

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

Wheat for December delivery fell 4.25 cents to $7.9075 a bushel; December corn rose 5.25 cents to $7.7525 a bushel; December oats fell 10 cents to $3.74 a bushel; while November soybeans added 10 cents to $14.57 a bushel.

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

October live cattle dipped 0.08 cent to $1.1452 a pound; October feeder cattle gained 0.30 cent to $1.33 a pound and October lean hogs fell 0.70 cent to 85.70 cents a pound.