Grain lower, cattle higher, pork mixed

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were lower Tuesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery was unchanged at $6.5925 a bushel; March corn was 4.75 cents lower at 4.2650 a bushel; March oats were unchanged at $3.31 a bushel; while January soybeans was 9 cents lower at 13.2025 a bushel.

Beef was higher and pork mixed on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle advanced .23 cent to $1.3215 a pound; January feeder cattle was .45 cent higher at $1.6325 a pound; February lean hogs were .15 cent higher at $.8995 a pound.