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Grain futures, livestock prices trade mixed

CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures ended mixed Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery slid 12.25 cents to $8.4875 a bushel; March corn dropped 7.25 cents to $7.30 a bushel; March oats slipped 2.25 cents to $3.89 a bushel; while January soybeans added 2.5 cents to $14.7475 a bushel.

Beef and pork prices were mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle shed 0.13 cent to $1.3027 a pound; January feeder cattle added 1 cent to $1.4977 a pound; February lean hogs gained 0.45 cent to 83.92 cents a pound.

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