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The Journal Gazette

Monday, February 11, 2013 5:36 pm

Grain futures drop, livestock trades mixed

The Associated Press

Grains futures fell Monday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery slid 14.75 cents to $7.415 a bushelMarch corn fell 6.75 cent to $7.0225 a bushelMarch oats dropped 4.75 cents to $3.81 a bushelwhile March soybeans lost 21 cents to $14.315 a bushel.
Beef and pork futures closed mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle added 0.23 cent to $1.3035 a poundMarch feeder cattle fell 0.2 cent to $1.448 a poundApril lean hogs gained 0.25 cent to 86.37 cents a pound.