Grains lower, Livestock mixed
Wheat for Mar. declined 14.25 cents at 4.8975 a bushel; Mar. corn was off 5.25 cents at 3.6975 a bushel; Mar. oats lost 6 cents at $2.70 a bushel; while Mar. soybeans dropped 7.25 cents at $9.0075 a bushel.
Beef was higher and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Feb. live cattle was up 1.25 cents at $1.2662 a pound; Mar. feeder cattle rose 1.15 cents at $1.4375 a pound; while Apr. lean hogs fell 3 cents at $.5652 a pound.