Grain lower, livestock higher

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Posted: Feb 18, 2015 3:47 PM

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

Wheat for March delivery fell 6.75 cents to $5.28 a bushel; March corn was off 5.75 cents to 3.8375 a bushel; March oats were off 3.25 cents to $2.7475 a bushel; while March soybeans declined 12 cents to $9.9575 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was up 1.90 cents to $1.5262 a pound; March feeder cattle rose 1.65 cents to $2.0310 a pound; while April lean hogs were .22 cent higher at $.6422 a pound.