CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for May was .75 cent lower to 4.27 a bushel; May corn was off 4.75 cents at 3.63 a bushel; May oats fell 2.75 cents at $2.2275 a bushel; while May soybeans lost .50 cent to $9.3775 a bushel.

Beef and pork were lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. April live cattle was down 1.20 cents at $1.1822 a pound; April feeder cattle lost 2.05 cents at $1.3102 a pound; while April lean hogs fell 1.13 cents at $.6367 a pound.