Grain Mixed, Livestock Higher


Grain futures were mixed Wednesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for May delivery fell 11.50 cents to $6.9675 a bushel; May corn was 2 cents lower at 4.8450 a bushel; May oats rose 2.25 cents to $4.0450 a bushel; and May soybeans were 12 cents higher at $14.40 a bushel.

Beef was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

June live cattle was 1.20 cents higher at $1.3762 a pound, and May feeder cattle was 1.02 cents higher at $1.7912 a pound.