Corn jumps, soybeans fall; Beef, pork prices fall

AP News
Posted: Jun 26, 2012 11:27 AM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures rose Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for September delivery rose 6 cents to $7.47 a bushel; December corn jumped 30 cents to $6.24 a bushel; December oats added 10 cents to $3.27 a bushel; while November soybeans fell 12.25 cents to $14.1325 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures dropped on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

August live cattle shed 0.4 cent to $1.1547 a pound; August feeder cattle dropped 2.1 cents to $1.477 a pound; while August lean hogs fell 0.15 cent to 89 cents a pound.