Grains futures mixed, livestock prices rose

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Posted: May 10, 2012 10:52 AM
Grains futures mixed, livestock prices rose

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

Wheat for July delivery fell 1 cent to $5.99 a bushel; July corn fell 5.25 cents to $6.02 a bushel; July oats were unchanged at $3.36 a bushel; while July soybeans jumped 22.25 cents to $14.5250 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle rose 0.20 cent to $1.1680 a pound; August feeder cattle rose 0.80 cent to $1.5970 a pound; while June lean hogs rose 0.20 cent to 85.05 cents a pound.