Grains futures, livestock prices mixed

AP News
Posted: Apr 13, 2012 11:16 AM
Grains futures, livestock prices mixed

Grains futures were mixed in early trading Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for May delivery was unchanged at $6.3925 a bushel; May corn fell 2.50 cents to $6.35 a bushel; May oats were unchanged at $3.34 a bushel; while May soybeans rose 1 cent to $14.42 a bushel.

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

June live cattle fell 0.50 cent to $1.1665 a pound; May feeder cattle rose 0.12 cent to $1.5237 a pound; while June lean hogs fell 1.97 cent to 91.25 cents a pound.