Grain mixed, livestock mostly higher

AP News
Posted: Mar 17, 2014 3:36 PM

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

Wheat for May delivery fell 12.75 cents to $6.745 a bushel; May corn was 7 cents lower at 4.79 a bushel; May oats rose 13.75 cents to $4.575 a bushel; while May soybeans were 3.25 cents higher at $13.9175 a bushel.

Beef and pork were mostly higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle rose .12 cent to $1.3797 a pound; May feeder cattle was .50 cent higher at $1.7880 a pound; while June lean hogs rose 2.92 cents to $1.3077 a pound.