CHICAGO (AP) - Agriculture futures were mixed Thursday on the
Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for December delivery fell 3.75 cents to $5.625 a bushel,
while December corn lost 3 cents to $3.95 a bushel and oats for
December delivery was flat at $2.595 a bushel. January soybeans
jumped 12 cents to $10.39 a bushel.
Meanwhile, beef futures advanced and pork futures traded lower
on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
December live cattle edged up 0.6 cent to 83.67 cents a pound;
January feeder cattle gained 0.1 cent to 91.82 cents a pound;
December lean hogs shed 0.48 cent to 55.97 cents a pound; and
February pork bellies fell 1.58 cents to 87.07 cents a pound.
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