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The Journal Gazette

Tuesday, February 19, 2013 6:06 pm

Grain futures mixed, meat prices fall

The Associated Press

Grains futures traded mixed Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery fell 10 cents to $7.3225 a bushelMarch corn dropped 3.5 cents to $6.9525 a bushelMarch oats lost 1.25 cents to $3.7775 a bushelwhile March soybeans jumped 45.75 cents to $14.7025 a bushel.
Beef and pork futures fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle dropped 0.9 cent to $1.2955 a poundMarch feeder cattle shed 0.2 cent to $1.4317 a poundApril lean hogs lost 1.2 cents to 83.05 cents a pound.