You choose, we deliver
If you are interested in this story, you might be interested in others from The Journal Gazette. Go to www.journalgazette.net/newsletter and pick the subjects you care most about. We'll deliver your customized daily news report at 3 a.m. Fort Wayne time, right to your email.

Business

  • China detains employees of suspect meat seller
    Five employees of a company accused of selling expired beef and chicken to McDonald’s, KFC and other restaurants in China were detained by police Wednesday after an official said illegal activity was an organized effort by the
  • Meat supplier in China scandal has global reach
    It isn’t a household name, but the company at the center of a food scandal in China helps make some of the world’s most popular foods, including the Big Macs and Quarter Pounders served at McDonald’s locations.
  • IMF sees US growth at weakest since recession
    U.S. economic growth this year will likely be at the weakest pace since the Great Recession ended, the International Monetary Fund said, mostly because of a sharp, weather-related contraction in the first quarter.
Advertisement

Grain futures, livestock prices traded mixed

CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures traded mixed Thursday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery fell 1 cent to $7.4450 a bushel; March corn rose 4.50 cents to $6.9875 a bushel; March oats rose 3 cents to $3.3950 a bushel; while March soybeans fell 5.75 cents to $13.7975 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures also traded mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle was flat at $1.3155 a pound; March feeder cattle fell 0.85 cent to $1.5292 a pound; February lean hogs added 0.40 cent to 84.60 cents a pound.

Advertisement