Grain mixed, livestock mostly higher

AP News
Posted: Dec 16, 2013 3:31 PM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mixed Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery fell 7 cents to $6.2175 a bushel; March corn was 2.25 cents lower at 4.2325 a bushel; March oats gained 5.5 cents to $3.455 a bushel; while March soybeans were 11.5 cents higher at $13.2525 a bushel.

Beef was higher and pork lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle rose .65 cent to $1.335 a pound; March feeder cattle was .82 cent higher at $1.6737 a pound; while February lean hogs declined .55 cent to $.8662 a pound.