Grain lower, livestock mixed

AP News
Posted: Dec 28, 2016 10:37 AM

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

Wheat for March delivery was 2.60 cents lower $4.0660 a bushel; March corn was down 4.20 cents at $3.5060 a bushel; March oats was 1.20 cents lower at $2.2720 a bushel while January soybeans lost 9.40 cents to $10.0520 a bushel.

Beef higher and pork lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

December live cattle was .20 cent higher at $1.1515 a pound; January feeder cattle was up .23 cent at $1.3018 pound; February lean hogs gained .23 cent to $.6498 a pound.