Grain lower, livestock mixed

AP News
Posted: Dec 15, 2016 10:40 AM

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

Wheat for March delivery was 3 cents lower $4.15 a bushel; March corn was up .20 cent at $3.6220 a bushel; March oats was 5.20 cents lower at $2.2440 a bushel while January soybeans gained 10 cents to $10.3360 a bushel.

Beef lower and pork prices were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle was .28 cent lower at $1.1083 a pound; January feeder cattle was down .23 cent at $1.2748 pound; February lean hogs lost .65 cent to $.6113 a pound.