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The Journal Gazette

Thursday, December 06, 2012 3:51 pm

Grain futures, livestock prices trade mixed

The Associated Press

Grains futures were mixed Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery rose 2 cents to $8.62 a bushelMarch corn fell 6.25 cents to $7.515 a bushelMarch oats added 1 cent to $3.98 a bushelwhile January soybeans jumped 12 cents to $14.9125 a bushel.
Beef futures rose while pork prices dropped on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
February live cattle added 0.5 cent to $1.3102 a poundJanuary feeder cattle rose 1.85 cent to $1.4825 a poundwhile February lean hogs fell 1.2 cent to 84.45 cents a pound.