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Grains mostly lower, Livestock mixed

CHICAGO — Grain futures were mostly lower Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Mar. delivery was unchanged at $5.2420 a bushel; Mar. corn fell 2.80 cents at $3.7660 a bushel; Dec. oats was off 1 cent at $2.9340 a bushel; while Jan. soybeans lost 2.80 cents at 9.1260 a bushel.

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

Feb. live cattle was up .18 cent at $1.2520 a pound; Jan. feeder cattle rose up 1.70 cents at $1.4198 a pound; Dec. lean hogs was unchanged at .6048 a pound.

The Associated Press