Grain mixed, livestock mostly lower

CHICAGO – Grain futures were mixed Tuesday on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for December delivery fell 6.50 cents to $4.9475 a bushel; December corn was off 3 cents to 3.9050 a bushel; December oats were up 3 cents to 2.3575 a bushel; while November soybeans gained 4.75 cents to $8.89 a bushel.

Beef was lower and pork was higher on the Chicago Mercantile Exchange. December live cattle was off 1 cent to $1.4217 a pound; October feeder cattle fell 2.05 cents to $1.9275 a pound; while December lean hogs were up 1.60 cents to $.6385 a pound.