Grain mostly higher, livestock mixed
Mar. 17, 2017
CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were mostly higher Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for May was .25 cent higher to 4.3625 a bushel; May corn was up 1.50 cents at 3.6750 a bushel; May oats gained .75 cent at $2.50 a bushel; while May soybeans lost 1.50 cents to $10.00 a bushel.
Beef was higher and pork was lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was up .12 cent at $1.1932 a pound; March feeder cattle rose .77 cents at $1.3132 a pound; while April lean hogs fell .85 cent at $.6905 a pound.