Grain and cattle mixed, pork mostly lower

Staff Writer
Columbus CEO

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

Wheat for March delivery was unchanged at 6.005 a bushel; March corn was 1 cent lower at 4.225 a bushel; March oats were unchanged at $3.5375 a bushel; while March soybeans fell 9.75 cents to 12.99 a bushel.

Beef was mixed while pork was mostly lower on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

February live cattle rose .30 cent to $1.3540 a pound; March feeder cattle was .03 cent lower at $1.6792 a pound; February lean hogs gained .28 cent to $.8525 a pound.