Grain lower, livestock mixed

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Posted: Feb 24, 2016 10:38 AM

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

Wheat for May delivery was .25 cent lower at $4.5540 a bushel; May corn was .50 cent lower at $3.6620 a bushel; May oats was 1.50 cents lower at $1.8940 a bushel; while May soybeans lost 1.50 cents at $8.7160 a bushel.

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

April live cattle was .20 cent lower at $1.3530 a pound; March feeder cattle was .63 cent higher at $1.5765 a pound; April lean hogs was down .60 cent at $.6935 a pound.