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The Journal Gazette

Friday, February 22, 2013 4:56 pm

Grain futures fall, meat prices mixed

The Associated Press

Grains futures fell Friday on the Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for March delivery slid 6 1/4 cents to $7.15 a bushelMarch corn dipped 1/2 cent to $6.90 1/4 a bushelMarch oats dropped 1 1/2 cent to $3.88 a bushelwhile March soybeans tumbled 26 1/2 cents to $14.61 1/4 a bushel.
Beef futures rose while pork dropped on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle added 0.4 cent to $1.2822 a poundMarch feeder cattle rose 0.55 cent to $1.4125 a poundApril lean hogs dipped 0.72 cent to 81.65 cents a pound.