Grain lower, livestock mixed
May. 22, 2015
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for July delivery was off 6.75 cents to $5.1525 a bushel; July corn fell 5 cents to 3.60 a bushel; July oats were 1.75 cents lower at 2.4250 a bushel; while July soybeans declined 14.25 cents to $9.2425 bushel.
Beef was mixed and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. August live cattle lost .20 cent to $1.5070 a pound; August feeder cattle rose 1.38 cents to $2.1910 a pound; while July lean hogs were off .13 cent to $.8372 a pound.