Grain lower and livestock mostly lower

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Posted: Dec 18, 2013 3:49 PM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery fell 7 cents to $6.1275 a bushel; March corn was 1.75 cents lower at 4.25 a bushel; March oats fell .25 cent to $3.5450 a bushel; while March soybeans declined 21 cents to $13.1375 a bushel.

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

February live cattle fell .62 cent to $1.3235 a pound; March feeder cattle was .52 cent lower at $1.6585 a pound; while February lean hogs advanced .70 cent to $.8635 a pound.