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Grains lower, livestock mixed

Posted at 10:58 AM, Feb 15, 2019
and last updated 2019-02-15 10:58:00-05

CHICAGO (AP) — Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Mar. delivery declined 13.80 cents at $5.0160 a bushel; Mar. corn was off 4 cents at $3.7320 a bushel; Mar. oats fell 6.60 cents at $2.7640 a bushel; while Mar. soybeans lost 7.80 cents at 9.0260 a bushel.

Beef was mixed and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Feb. live cattle was up .73 cent at $1.2638 a pound; Mar. feeder cattle fell .52 cent at $1.4288 a pound; Apr. lean hogs rose 4.04 cents at .5902 a pound.