Grain mostly lower, livestock higher

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Posted: Mar 04, 2015 3:42 PM

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

Wheat for May delivery were off 10 cents to $4.96 a bushel; May corn fell 1.50 cents to 3.8950 a bushel; May oats were 1 cent higher at $2.8475 a bushel; while May soybeans declined 18.25 cents to $9.94 a bushel.

Beef and pork were higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle was up 3 cents to $1.5405 a pound; May feeder cattle rose 4.50 cents to $2.0277 a pound; while April lean hogs were 2.40 cents higher at $.6800 a pound.