Grain lower, livestock mixed

CHICAGO – Grain futures were lower Friday in early trading on the Chicago Board of Trade.

Wheat for Dec delivery was 2.25 cents lower at $5.1475 a bushel; Dec corn was 3.75 cents lower at $3.4850 a bushel; Dec oats were unchanged at $3.47 a bushel; while Nov soybeans lost 9.50 cents at $9.57 a bushel.

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

Dec live cattle was .30 cent lower $1.6500 pound; Nov feeder cattle was 1.65 cents lower at 2.3550 a pound; Dec lean hogs gained 0.13 cents to $.9045 a pound.