Grain mixed, cattle higher, pork lower

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

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

Wheat for March delivery was unchanged at $6.6350 a bushel; March corn was 5.50 cents lower at 4.22 a bushel; March oats were unchanged at $3.2925 a bushel; while January soybeans was 10.75 cents higher at 13.3075 a bushel.

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

February live cattle advanced .32 cent to $1.3442 a pound; January feeder cattle was .18 cent higher at $1.6550 a pound; February lean hogs were .32 cent lower at $.9015 a pound.