Grain lower, livestock mostly lower
Dec. 31, 2014
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for Mar delivery fell 12.25 cents to $5.8975 a bushel; Mar corn was 9.50 cents lower at 3.97 a bushel; Mar oats were off 1.25 cents to $3.0375 a bushel; while Mar soybeans declined 20.50 cents to $3.97 bushel.
Beef was mixed and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
Feb live cattle was off 1.15 cents at $1.6355 a pound; Mar feeder cattle gained 1.07 cents to $2.1732 a pound; while Feb lean hogs was .03 cent higher to $.8120 a pound.