Grain lower, livestock mixed

AP News
Posted: Dec 26, 2013 3:50 PM

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

Wheat for March delivery fell .25 cent to $6.06 a bushel; March corn was 8.25 cents lower at 4.2625 a bushel; March oats fell 1.50 cents to $3.5275 a bushel; while March soybeans declined 17.50 cents to $13.0525 a bushel.

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

February live cattle rose .43 cent to $1.3415 a pound; March feeder cattle was .55 cent higher at $1.6720 a pound; while February lean hogs lost .57 cent to $.8530 a pound.