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The Journal Gazette

Wednesday, December 12, 2012 3:57 pm

Grain, livestock futures trade mixed

The Associated Press

Grains futures were mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery fell 9.5 cents to $8.12 a bushelMarch corn shed 2.5 cents to $7.255 a bushelMarch oats slipped 2.75 cents to $3.8525 a bushelwhile January soybeans added 1.5 cent to $14.735 a bushel.
Beef and pork prices also traded mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
February live cattle shed 0.15 cent to $1.318 a poundJanuary feeder cattle added 0.68 cent to $1.5275 a poundFebruary lean hogs gained 1.5 cent to 85.65 cents a pound.