Grain lower, livestock mixed

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Posted: Apr 02, 2014 3:42 PM

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

Wheat for May delivery fell 16 cents to $6.6925 a bushel; May corn was 11.75 cents lower at 4.9575 a bushel; May oats fell 2.75 cents to $4.0850 a bushel; while May soybeans declined 22.25 cents to $14.6225 a bushel.

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

June live cattle rose .30 cent to $1.3677 a pound; May feeder cattle was 1.20 cents higher at $1.7797 a pound; while June lean hogs fell 2.80 cents to $1.2480 a pound.