Grains mostly lower, livestock mixed

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CHICAGO — Grain futures were mostly lower on Thursday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade. Wheat for Mar. fell 2.50 cents at $6.4350 a bushel; Mar. corn was off 2 cents at $5.4825 a bushel; May oats was up .50 cent at $3.8450 cents a bushel; while Mar. soybeans lost 4.50 cents at $14.16 a bushel.

Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange.

Apr. live cattle was off .23 cent at $1.1867 a pound; Mar. feeder cattle fell .85 cent at $1.3535 a pound; April lean hogs rose 2.97 cents at .9107 a pound.

The Associated Press