Grain futures mixed, pork prices rise


CHICAGO (AP) — Grains futures were mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for May delivery rose 12 cents to $7.2175 a bushel; May corn slipped 0.75 cent to $6.8325 a bushel; May oats rose 4.5 cents to $4.155 a bushel; while May soybeans fell 4 cents to $14.6775 a bushel.

Beef fell, while pork prices rose on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle fell 0.65 cent to $1.2190 a pound; May feeder cattle fell 0.87 cent to $1.3955 a pound; June lean hogs added 0.42 cent to 92.57 cents a pound.

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