Grain mostly lower, livestock mixed

Posted August 8

— Grain futures were mostly lower Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Sept. fell 6.50 cents at 4.6350 bushel; Sept. corn was off 2.50 cents at 3.6975 bushel; Sept. oats lost .75 cent at $2.7350 a bushel; while Aug. soybeans rose 3.25 cents at $9.63 a bushel.

Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. Aug. live cattle was off .28 cent at $1.1247 a pound; Aug. feeder cattle fell .23 cents at $1.4602 a pound; while Aug. lean hogs rose .12 cent at $.8352 a pound.


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