Grain futures mostly rise, livestock prices fall

Last Updated: Fri, Feb 15, 2013 17:00 hrs

Grain prices mostly rose Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for March delivery rose 7 cents to $7.39 a bushel; March corn rose 5 cents to $6.9975 a bushel; March oats were flat at $3.80 a bushel; while March soybeans rose 2 cents to $14.20 a bushel.

Beef and pork futures fell on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

April live cattle fell 0.15 cent to $1.2962 a pound; March feeder cattle fell 0.67 cent to $1.42 a pound; April lean hogs fell 0.52 cent to 83.80 cents a pound.

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