Agriculture futures trade mixed on the CBOT
CHICAGO (AP) - Agriculture futures were mixed Monday on the
Chicago Board of Trade.
Wheat for May delivery lost 6 cents to $4.7925 a bushel, while
May corn fell 1 cent to $3.6325 a bushel and oats for May delivery
shed 2.5 cents to $2.16 a bushel. May soybeans rose 4.5 cents to
$9.30 a bushel.
Meanwhile, beef futures advanced and pork futures traded lower
on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.
April live cattle edged up 0.55 cent to 95.65 cents a pound;
April feeder cattle added 0.05 cent to $1.0602 a pound; April lean
hogs fell 0.85 cent to 71.8 cents a pound; and May pork bellies
dropped 1 cent to 91.05 cents a pound.
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