Grain mostly higher, livestock lower

AP News
Posted: Dec 24, 2013 3:29 PM

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery fell 3.25 cents to $6.0625 a bushel; March corn was .25 cent higher at 4.3450 a bushel; March oats rose 2.50 cents to $3.5425 a bushel; while March soybeans advanced 3 cents to $13.2275 a bushel.

Beef and pork lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle fell .23 cent to $1.3372 a pound; March feeder cattle was .45 cent lower at $1.6665 a pound; while February lean hogs lost .33 cent to $.8587 a pound.