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Grains mixed, livestock mixed

CHICAGO — Grain futures were mixed Wednesday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for May delivery was up 3.20 cents at $4.4820 a bushel; May corn fell 0.80 cent at $3.5820 a bushel; May oats rose 4.25 cents at $2.99 a bushel; while May soybeans was off 7 cents at 8.81 a bushel.

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

Apr. live cattle was up .10 cent at $1.2725 a pound; Apr. feeder cattle fell .39 cent at $1.4528 a pound; Apr. lean hogs rose .028 cent at .8925 a pound.

The Associated Press