Grain mostly lower, livestock mixed

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Posted: Dec 15, 2015 3:38 PM

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

Wheat for March delivery gained .75 cent to $4.9425 a bushel; March corn was off 1.75 cents to 3.7725 a bushel; March oats fell 5 cents to 2.2775 a bushel; while March soybeans declined 8.25 cents at $8.6725 bushel.

Beef was higher and pork was lower the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. February live cattle was up 1.12 cents to $1.2552 a pound; January feeder cattle rose .37 cent to $1.4852 a pound; while February lean hogs lost 1.20 cents at $.5892 a pound.